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The Lark

The Epi-Lark

Illustrated by (Frank) Gelett Burgess (American, 1866–1951), Illustrated by Florence Lundborg (American, 1871–1949), Illustrated by Maynard Dixon (American, 1875–1946), Illustrated by Bruce Porter (American, 1865–1953), Illustrated by Porter Garnett (American, 1871–1951), Illustrated by Newton J. Tharp (American, died in 1910), Illustrated by Ernest C. Peixotto (American, 1869–1940), Illustrated by Herbert van Vlack (American, active 1890s), Publisher William Doxey (American, born England, 1844–1916)

Place of Publication: San Francisco, California, USA


Overall (entire group): 21 x 15.3 x 5.5 cm (8 1/4 x 6 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated journal with woodcuts and photomechanical relief prints

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(San Francisco: William Doxey, 1895-1897) Octavo, 24 issues plus supplement [Epi-Lark] and two indexes; each issue from 8 to 20 ff., most printed on one side only; original publisher’s pictorial wrappers (tan manila folder).

San Francisco: William Doxey, 1895-1897


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