The Fairy Tales of the Brothers Grimm

Illustrated by Arthur Rackham (English, 1867–1939), Author Jacob Grimm (German, 1785–1863), Author Wilhelm Karl Grimm (German, 1786–1859), Translator Mrs. Edgar (Alice) Lucas (1851/2–1935), Publisher The Doubleday Publishing Group

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA


Overall: 25.3 x 20 x 6.5 cm (9 15/16 x 7 7/8 x 2 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with photomechanical color and black-and-white relief prints

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1909) 25.3 cm; xv, 325 pp., plus plates; original publisher’s half gilt- and blind-stamped brown suede, dark brown paper boards.

New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1909


By 1938, Mrs. George Edward Clark; 1938, gift of Mrs. George Edward Clark to the MFA. (Accession date: May 11, 1939)

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Gift of Mrs. George Edward Clark