Corrections? Comments?

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco wishes to make publicly available as much information as possible about their collections. Simple corrections or comments with new information about artists or works of art can be submitted here. They will be reviewed and considered by a member of the curatorial staff. Thank you.

Fables by John Gay (London: John Stockdale, 1793), vol. 2
Title:
Fables by John Gay (London: John Stockdale, 1793), vol. 2
Date:
1793
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Book With 18 Engravings (17 Illustrating Text, Engraved Title)
Dimensions:
Object: 245 x 156 x 29 mm (9 5/8 x 6 1/8 x 1 1/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Provenance: Moore S. Achenbach. Booklabel of B. Balkwill, Plymouth, 1793 or a little later, on front pastedown in each vol. SUC on free front endpaper of each vol.: Charles and Susan Bragg / 9th mo [September] 12th 1847.
Remarks: “Life of John Gay” at end of vol. 2.

Accession Number:
1963.30.38869.53-70
Acquisition Date:
1963-01-01
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts