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Comus

Illustrator:
Arthur Rackham (British, London 1867–1939 Limpsfield, Surrey)
Author:
John Milton (British, London 1608–1674 London)
Publisher:
William Heinemann Ltd. (London)
Publisher:
Doubleday, Page & Company (American) New York, NY
Printer:
The Cornwall Press, Ltd. (London)
Date:
[1921]
Medium:
Illustrations: photomechanical process
Dimensions:
11 15/16 x 9 1/16 x 1 1/16 in. (30.3 x 23 x 2.7 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Estate of Jane Erdmann Whitney, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.1145.4
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in ink on front flyleaf recto: "Jane Erdmann - / from Father / Christmas 1932"
Inscribed in ink on colophon: No. "335 / Arthur Rackham"
Jane Erdmann Whitney (American, 1909–1985); Donor: The Estate of Jane Erdmann Whitney
Latimore and Haskell, p. 54; Gettings, p. 179; Hudson, p. 171
Sarah Briggs Latimore, Grace Clark Haskell Arthur Rackham, A Bibliography. Jacksonville, Florida, 1936, pp. 54-55.

Derek Hudson Arthur Rackham: His Life and Work. London, 1960, p. 171.

Roland Baughman The Centenary of Arthur Rackham's Birth, September 19, 1867: An appreciation of his genius and a catalogue of his original sketches, drawings and paintings in the Berol Collection. 1967, related drawings, p. 32.

Fred Gettings Arthur Rackham. New York, 1975, fig. no. 63, 99, 120, pp. 79, 121, 140, 179.



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