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Washington Irving's Illustrations of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Designed and Etched by F.O.C. Darley for the Members of the American Art Union, 1850

Artist:
Drawn and etched by Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1822–1888 Claymont, Delaware)
Printer:
Plates printed by Sarony & Major (New York, NY)
Printer:
Text printed by John F. Trow (New York, NY)
Publisher:
American Art Union (New York, NY) , by subscription
Date:
1850
Medium:
Illustrations: etching on stone
Dimensions:
book: 12 3/4 x 15 1/4in. (32.4 x 38.7 cm) Sheet: 12 in. × 14 9/16 in. (30.5 × 37 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Purchase, Jacob S. Rogers Fund, Transferred from the Library, 1944
Accession Number:
44.40.2
Not on view
Signature: in plates: "Darley invent et scupt. / Printed by Sarony & Major"
Harry T. Peters American on Stone. 1931, p. 151.

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. 134, fig. no. 134, p. 463, ill.



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