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Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Natural History

Cambridge: Department of Printing and Graphic Arts, Harvard College Library, 1960

Inscription

Pen and blue ink on colophon page "not for sale! For Eleanor A. Sayre / Philip Hofer / her ally!"

Signed

Pen and blue ink on colophon page "Walter Stein"

Provenance

Philip Hofer [the publisher]; by 1984, given by Philip Hofer to Eleanor A. Sayre; 1986; gift of Eleanor A. Sayre to the MFA. (Accession date: October 22, 1986)

Credit Line

Gift of Eleanor A. Sayre

1960

Place of Publication

Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA

Catalogue Raisonné

Artist & the Book 292

Dimensions

Overall: 22.3 x 27.3 x 1.4 cm (8 3/4 x 10 3/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.569

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with 13 lithographs and 15 offset lithographs

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books