In Fairyland--A Series of Pictures from the Elf-World

Illustrated by Richard Doyle (English, 1824–1883), Engraved by Edmund Evans (English, 1826–1905), Author William Allingham (English, 1824–1889), Publisher D. Appleton and Company (American, 19th century)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, Illustrator and Book in England, 146


Overall: 38.7 x 28.2 x 1.8 cm (15 1/4 x 11 1/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 10 [of 16] leaves of color wood engravings

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1870) Folio; [8], 31 pp., 10 [of 16] leaves of plates  original publisher’s gilt-stamped green cloth boards (cream-colored phase box).

Illustrations of elves and fairies.

New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1870


Mrs. F. E. Donaldson, Jr., by whom given to the MFA, September 15, 1955.

Credit Line

The Gift of Mrs. F. E. Donaldson Jr.