User Menu

MFA for Educators

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

Select Fables of Esop and other Fabulists. In Three Books.

Birmingham: John Baskerville for R. and J. Dodsley, 1761

Provenance

Acquired in 1922 by William A. Sargent, Boston (1858-1936), by whom bequeathed to MFA, November 17, 1937.

Credit Line

Bequest of William A. Sargent

1761

Place of Publication

Birmingham, England

Catalogue Raisonné

Brunet I, 103; ESTC T084696; Gaskell, Baskerville, 14

Accession Number

37.1949

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous etching and engravings

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books