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The Chap-Book: The Twins

Artist:
William Henry Bradley (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1868–1962 La Mesa, California)
Date:
1894
Medium:
Color lithography
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 x 14 in. (50.8 x 35.6 cm) Image: 19 x 13 in. (48.3 x 33 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Posters
Credit Line:
Leonard A. Lauder Collection of American Posters, Gift of Leonard A. Lauder, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.1202.8
Not on view
Signature: printed lower left: "Will H. Bradley / '94"

Inscription: Lettered in stone, upper center: 'The Chap-Book'
Signed in stone, lower left: 'WILL HENRY/ BRADLEY '94'
Leonard A. Lauder; Donor: Leonard A. Lauder
Wong 1; Kiehl 13
Roberta Waddell Wong Will H. Bradley: American Artist & Craftsman (1868–1962) Ex. cat., June 16–July 31. 1972, cat. no. 1.

Roberta Waddell Will Bradley: His Graphic Art, A collection of his posters, illustrations, typographic designs, and decorations. Clarence P. Hornung, 1974, cat. no. I, ill.

David W. Kiehl, Phillip Dennis Cate, Nancy Finlay American Art Posters of the 1890s in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, including the Leonard A. Lauder Collection. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1987, cat. no. 13.



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