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The Child's Picture Bible

Illustrated by Unidentified artist, American, 19th century, Author Isabella Child (English, 19th century), Publisher Durrie and Peck (American, active 1828–1857), Publisher Smith and Peck (American, active 1841–1846)

Place of Publication: New Haven, Connecticut, USA; Place of Publication: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


Overall: 8.1 x 6 x 1.6 cm (3 3/16 x 2 3/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with wood engravings

Not On View


Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New Haven: Durrie and Peck; Philadelphia: Smith and Peck [1844]) 8.1 cm; 191 pp.; original blind- and gilt-stamped purple cloth (pamphlet box).

New Haven: Durrie and Peck; Philadelphia: Smith and Peck [1844]


Maxim Karolik (1893-1963), by whom bequeathed to MFA, June 8, 1964.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik