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 II.
Drawing by John Gadsby Chapman (American, 1808–1889), Author Henry Theodore Tuckerman (American, 1813–1871), Publisher George Palmer Putnam (American, 1814–1872), Publisher Sampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington
Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA
Overall: 36.6 x 30 x 6 cm (14 7/16 x 11 13/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Printed book, extensively 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; -222 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