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Fables of Aesop

Author:
Aesop (Greek, ca. 620–560 B.C.)
Translator:
Sir Roger L'Estrange (British, Norfolk 1616–1704 London)
Illustrator:
Alexander Calder (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1898–1976 New York)
Publisher:
Harrison (Paris)
Publisher:
Balch & Co. (New York, NY)
Published in:
New York; Paris
Date:
1931
Medium:
Illustrations: photoreproductions of original drawings
Dimensions:
10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in. (26 x 19 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Monroe Wheeler, 1949
Accession Number:
49.89
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Donor: Monroe Wheeler
Edward Fenton "Word Becomes Image." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n.s. vol. 13, no. 8, New York, April 1955, p. 250, ill.



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