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To the possessors of "Baby's Opera" & "Baby's Bouquet" with Walter crane's compliments.

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Title
To the possessors of "Baby's Opera" & "Baby's Bouquet" with Walter crane's compliments.
Names
Crane, Walter (1845-1915) (Artist)
Evans, Edmund (1826-1905) (Printer)
Collection

Children's book illustrations

Illustrations -- Crane

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1887
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-CHI ILLU-Cra
Topics
Hoisting machinery
Cranes (Birds)
Puns (Visual works)
Genres
Wood engravings
Notes
Content : Corners missing.

Content : The hoisting mechanism at left is depicted in the avian form of a crane, thus referencing both the lifting apparatus of the same name and the artist's own name.

Source note: The baby''s own Aesop : being the fables condensed in rhyme with portable morals pictorially pointed by Walter Crane. Engraved and printed in colours by Edmund Evans. (London Routledge 1887) Crane, Walter (1845-1915), Author. Evans, Edmund (1826-1905), Wood-engraver.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 13.5 x 15.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: cedf0070-c5bb-012f-c3aa-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1845: Creator Born
  • 1887: Issued
  • 1915: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "To the possessors of "Baby's Opera" & "Baby's Bouquet" with Walter crane's compliments." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1887. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6b0efb70-cc7d-9c8e-e040-e00a18065a96

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "To the possessors of "Baby's Opera" & "Baby's Bouquet" with Walter crane's compliments." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 6, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6b0efb70-cc7d-9c8e-e040-e00a18065a96

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1887). To the possessors of "Baby's Opera" & "Baby's Bouquet" with Walter crane's compliments. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/6b0efb70-cc7d-9c8e-e040-e00a18065a96

Wikipedia Citation

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To the possessors of "Baby's Opera" & "Baby's Bouquet" with Walter crane's compliments.