Weimar: Cranach Presse, 1926
Unidentified ownership inscription on preliminary leaf; W. G. Russell Allen, Boston (1882-1955), by whom given to MFA July 8, 1954.
Gift of W. G. Russell Allen
© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.
Eclogae & Georgicae latinae et germanice volumen prius: Eclogae
- Illustrated by Aristide Joseph Bonaventure Maillol, French, 1861–1944
- Typographical design by Eric Gill, English, 1882–1940
- Author Virgil, born in 70 B.C.E.
- Translator Rudolph Alexander Schröder, German, 1878–1962
- Printer and Publisher Cranach Presse, German, 20th century
Place of Publication
Artist & the Book 172; Castleman, Century of Artists Books, p. 110 (English ed.)
Medium or Technique
Illustrated book with 43 woodcuts and decorative initials