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Aesop's Fables Retold

1950
Illustrated by Elfriede Martha Abbe (American, born in 1919), Author Aesop


Place of Publication: Ithaca, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 32.7 x 22.4 x 1.5 cm (12 7/8 x 8 13/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.609

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with woodcuts

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Ithaca [NY]: Elfriede Abbe, 1950) 32.7 cm; [3 ff.] 70 pp. [1 f.]; original publisher’s printed rose-colored paper (printed paper spine labels).


Ithaca [NY]: Elfriede Abbe, 1950

Signed

Pen and black ink under colophon on third folio recto: "Elfriede Abbe"

Provenance

William G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston); his gift to MFA, April 12, 1951.

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen