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The vision of William concering 'Piers the Plowman'

Piers the Plowman

Illustrated by Helen Marguerite O'Kane (American, born in 1879)

Place of Publication: New Rochelle, New York, USA


Overall: 32.6 x 24.7 x 2 cm (12 13/16 x 9 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with eight headpiece illustrations and initials.

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New Rochelle [NY]: Elston Press, 1901) 32.6 cm; [1 f.] liv pp.; publisher’s original half beige cloth with printed paper label, blue paper boards.

New Rochelle [NY]: Elston Press, 1901


Arthur Vershbow; his son, Alexander R. Vershbow, by whom given to MFA, December 1987 (accessioned January 20, 1988).

Credit Line

Gift of Alexander R. Vershbow