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The Chap-Book: The Twins

Artist:
William Henry Bradley (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1868–1962 La Mesa, California)
Publisher:
Stone and Kimball (Chicago)
Date:
1894
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20 × 14 in. (50.8 × 35.6 cm) Image: 19 in. × 13 1/16 in. (48.3 × 33.1 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Posters
Credit Line:
Museum Accession, transferred from the Library, 1957
Accession Number:
57.627.4(12)
Not on view
Inscription: Lettered at top center: 'The Chap-Book'
Signed at lower left: 'WILL H/ Bradley/ '94'
Kiehl 104.13
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 and the Poster" Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. n.s. vol. 30, no. 6, June-July 1972, fig. no. 1, pp. 294-5, ill.

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, p. 104, ill.



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