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Washington Irving's Illustrations for the Legend of Rip van Winkle, Designed and Etched by F.O.C. Darley

Author:
Washington Irving (American, New York 1783–1859 Sleepy Hollow, New York)
Illustrator:
Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1822–1888 Claymont, Delaware)
Printer:
Text printed by Leavitt, Trow & Co. (New York, NY)
Printer:
Illustrations printed by Sarony & Major (New York, NY)
Publisher:
American Art Union (New York, NY) , by subscription
Date:
1848
Medium:
Illustrations: etching (?) and lithography
Dimensions:
book: 13 x 16in. (33 x 40.6 cm) Sheet: 12 3/8 × 14 15/16 in. (31.5 × 38 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Frederic F. Durand, 1933
Accession Number:
33.39.123
Not on view
Signature: in plates: "Darley invent et sculpt. / Printed by Sarony & Major"
Mrs. Frederic F. Durand; Donor: Mrs. Frederic F. Durand
Catherine Hoover Voorsanger, John K. Howat Art and the Empire City: New York, 1825–1861. Exh. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art, Sept. 19, 2000 to Jan. 7, 2001. New York and New Haven, 2000, cat. no. 133, fig. no. 133, p. 463, ill.



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