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Parables from Nature with Notes on the Natural History

Author:
Margaret Gatty (British, 1807–1873)
Engraver:
Horace Harral (British, 1817–1905)
Engraver:
Henry N. Woods (British, active 1855–70)
Illustrator:
Sir Edward Burne-Jones (British, Birmingham 1833–1898 Fulham)
Illustrator:
William Paton Burton (British, Madras, India 1828–1883 Kincardineshire, Scotland)
Illustrator:
Philip-Hermogenes Calderon (French, Poitiers 1833–1898 London)
Illustrator:
Charles West Cope (British, Leeds 1811–1890 Bournemouth)
Illustrator:
William Holman Hunt (British, London 1827–1910 London)
Illustrator:
William Henry Millais (British, London 1828–1899 Farnham, Surrey)
Illustrator:
William Bell Scott (British, Edinburgh, Scotland 1811–1890 Ayreshire)
Illustrator:
Otto Speckter (German, Hamburg 1807–1871 Hamburg)
Illustrator:
Sir John Tenniel (British, London 1820–1914 London)
Illustrator:
Mary Ellen Edwards (British, Kingston upon Thames, 1839–ca. 1910)
Illustrator:
Lorenz Frølich (Danish, Copenhagen 1820–1908 Hellerup)
Illustrator:
George Housman Thomas (British, London 1824–1868 Boulogne)
Illustrator:
Charles Samuel Keene (British, Hornsey, Middlesex 1823–1891 London)
Illustrator:
E. Warren (British, active 19th century)
Illustrator:
Harrison William Weir (British, Lewes, Sussex 1824–1906 Appledore, Kent)
Illustrator:
Joseph Wolf (German, Moers 1820–1899 London)
Publisher:
Bell and Daldy (London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1865
Medium:
Illustrations: wood engraving
Dimensions:
8 7/8 x 6 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. (22.5 x 16.5 x 4.4 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
Gift of Lincoln Kirstein, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.565.224
Not on view
Inscription: Inside first page "sixties" f3/15 f in graphite
Lincoln Kirstein (American, 1907–1996); Donor: Lincoln Kirstein (American, 1907–1996)
Gregory R. Suriano The Pre-Raphaelite Illustrators: The Published Graphic Art of the English Pre-Raphaelites and Their Associates. Oak Knoll Press, 2000, pp. 77 (Burne-Jones), 105-6 (Hunt), 217 (Scott), ill.



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