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Proceedings at the Reception and Dinner in honor of George Peabody, Esq., of London, by the Citizens of the Old Town of Danvers, October 9, 1856

Illustrated by Winslow Homer (American, 1836–1910), Illustrated by M. C. Oby (American, 19th century), Photographer W. Snell (American, 19th century), Portrait(s) designed by John Edward Jones (Irish, 1806–1862), Engraved by John Chester Buttre (American, 1821–1893), Lithograph(s) by Leopold Grozelier (American (born in France), 1865–1907), Lithograph(s) by Lodowick H. Bradford (American, active 1845–1859), Lithograph(s) by John H. Bufford (American, active 1835–1871), Printer Henry W. Dutton (American, 19th century)

Place of Publication: Boston, Massachusetts, USA


Overall: 28.2 x 19.4 x 3.4 cm (11 1/8 x 7 5/8 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one engraving and 18 tinted lithographs

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(Boston: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1856) 28.2 cm; vi pp. [1 f.] 195 pp., plus plates; original publisher’s blind- and gilt-stamped blue cloth.

Boston: Henry W. Dutton & Son, 1856


Pen and brown ink on the front flyleaf: "Alexander Duncan Esq. / New York / With the compliments / of the Committee / Francis Baker Secy / South Danvers Jany. 1857."


Davis & Orioli, London; from whom purcahsed for $4.47 by MFA, October 10, 1940.

Credit Line

Fund in memory of Horatio Greenough Curtis