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An English Version of the Eclogues of Virgil

Author:
Virgil (Roman, Andes 70 B.C.–19 B.C. Brundisium)
Editor:
Alfred Herbert Palmer (British, 1853–1931)
Illustrator:
Samuel Palmer (British, London 1805–1881 Redhill, Surrey)
Publisher:
Seeley & Co. (London)
Printer:
Strangeways & Sons (London)
Date:
1883
Medium:
Illustrations: etchings and reproductions of drawings
Dimensions:
14 3/4 x 11 x 1 7/16 in. (37.5 x 28 x 3.7 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1943
Accession Number:
43.84
Not on view
The Eclogues of Virgil: An English Version

Inscription: Front flyleaf verso: May 31, 1884 / (B. F. T.)
Vendor: E. Weyhe (New York, NY)
British Museum. "Samuel Palmer (1805-1881): Vision and Landscape," October 21, 2005–January 22, 2006.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. "Samuel Palmer (1805-1881): Vision and Landscape," March 7, 2006–May 28, 2006.

P.C.Q.III.p.239; Boston MFA, "The Artist & the Book: 1860-1960" No. 218
William Vaughan, Elizabeth E. Barker, Colin Harrison Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881: Vision and Landscape Ex. cat., British Museum, Oct. 21, 2005-Jan. 23, 2006; Metropolitan Museum, March 7, 2006-May 28, 2006. London, 2005, cat. no. 163, pp. 243-244, ill.



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