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Folly or Saintliness

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recto left: copyright 1895 by Lamson, Wolfe & Co. Boston USA recto center: Folly or Saintliness José Echegaray Lamson Wolfe and Co Boston and New York recto lower left: Ethel Reed recto lower right: Heliotype Ptg Co Boston

Provenance

Hirschl and Adler Galleries, NY; Thomas Boss Fine Books, MA ; from whom purchased June 26, 2002

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund

1895

Dimensions

51.5 x 38 cm (20 1/4 x 14 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.189

Medium or Technique

Poster, lithograph (heliotype process) printed in black and cream on orange paper

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Classifications

Prints, Posters