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Book of the Artists. American Artist Life, Comprising Biographical and Critical Sketches of American Artists: Preceded by an Historical Account of the Rise and Progress of Art in America. Vol. VI

New York: G. P. Putnam & Son; London: Sampson Low & Co., 1867


Coll. Lucius Tuckerman (1890); Bayard Tuckerman; William M. Elkins (1919) (The two latter, grandfather and father of the donor); Mrs. Goran F. Holmquist, by whom given to MFA, December 7, 1983.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Goran F. Holmquist in memory of Elizabeth Tuckerman Elkins


Place of Publication

New York, New York, USA


Overall: 36.6 x 30 x 5 cm (14 7/16 x 11 13/16 x 1 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Printed book, extensively extra-illustrated with drawings, autograph letters, and prints


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