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The Seasons

1730


Place of Publication: London, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet V, 835; ESTC (RLIN) T153055; Foxon T236

Dimensions

Overall: 28.8 x 23.4 x 3.5 cm (11 5/16 x 9 3/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1416

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with six engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(London: 1730) Quarto; 132 leaves, plus five plates; contemporary blind-stamped inlaid brown calf.

Frontispiece allegories to four seasons; monument to Sir Isaac Newton; title vignette.


London: 1743

Provenance

Webbe [armorial bookplate]; Horatio Greenough Curtis (1844-1922; inscribed in graphite front flyleaf "H.G.C. 17/4/90 1.75-"); his widow, by whom bequeathed to MFA, 1927.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Horatio Greenough Curtis in memory of her husband Horatio Greenough Curtis