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Elsnerdruck. Für Freunde guter Druckkunst

1914
Published by Otto Elsner Buchdruckerei und Verlagsbuchhandlung, Designed by Wilhelm H. Deffke (German, 1887–1950)


Dimensions

Overall: 47 x 34 x 5 cm (18 1/2 x 13 3/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2013.809

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with mounted ephemera

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Berlin: Otto Elsner Buchdruckerei und Verlagsbuchhandlung, 1914); [21] with 8 double-page ornamental plates printed in blue, black, and silver, and 12 plates with mounted polychrome ephemera, (leaflets, posters, and advertisements).

Provenance

By 2012, sold by an unnamed antique book dealer in Berlin to Antiquariat Michael Banzhaf, Tübingen, Germany; 2013, sold by Antiquariat Banzhaf to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 26, 2013)

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund