Book of the Artists. American Artist Life, Comprising Biographical and Critical Sketches of American Artists: Preceded by an Historical Account of the Rise and Progress of Art in America. Volume I
Author Henry Theodore Tuckerman (American, 1813–1871), Drawing by Benjamin Lander (American, 19th century), Publisher George Palmer Putnam (American, 1814–1872), Publisher Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington
Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA; Place of Publication: London, England
Overall: 36.6 x 30 x 5.6 cm (14 7/16 x 11 13/16 x 2 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Printed book, extra-illustrated with drawings, autograph letters, and prints
Not On View
(New York: G. P. Putnam & Son; London: Sampson Low & Co., 1867) 36.6 cm; xi, -106 pp., plus extra title page and illustrations; 19th-century gilt-stamped red morocco (Matthews).
New York: G. P. Putnam & Son; London: Sampson Low & Co., 1867
Coll. Lucius Tuckerman (1890); Bayard Tuckerman; William M. Elkins (1919) (The two latter, grandfather and father of the donor); Mrs. Goran F. Holmquist, by whom given to MFA, December 7, 1983.
Gift of Mrs. Goran F. Holmquist in memory of Elizabeth Tuckerman Elkins