Requires Photography

London Types

Illustrated by William Nicholson (English, 1872–1949), Author William Ernest Henley (English, 1849–1903)

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Ray, Illustrator and the Book in England, 293


Overall: 33.5 x 28.2 x 1.1 cm (13 3/16 x 11 1/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 12 photomechanical color lithographs

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: R. H. Russell, 1898) 33.5 cm; [15 ff.]; original publisher’s half gray cloth, pictorial paper boards.

New York: R. H. Russell, 1898


Noble [bookplate]; acquired in 1922 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Collection—Bequest of William A. Sargent