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Title
Was not that a dainty dish to set before the king?
Additional title: Sing a song for sixpence.
Names
Caldecott, Randolph (1846-1886) (Artist)
Collection

Children's book illustrations

Nursery rhymes -- Sing a song of sixpence

Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-CHI NURSE-Sin
Topics
Nursery rhymes
Lifting & carrying
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Source note: R. Caldecott''s picture book (no.1) : containing the diverting history of John Gilpin, the house that Jack built, an elegy on the death of a mad dog, the babes in the wood. (London ; New York F. Warne 1912?) Caldecott, Randolph (1846-1886), Author.
Physical Description
Wood engravings
Extent: 1 print : wood engraving ; 20 x 19 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ac713440-c5bc-012f-c66b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1846: Creator Born
  • 1886: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Was not that a dainty dish to set before the king?" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69aaca43-cc3a-bb49-e040-e00a1806643c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Was not that a dainty dish to set before the king?" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 19, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69aaca43-cc3a-bb49-e040-e00a1806643c

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. Was not that a dainty dish to set before the king? Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/69aaca43-cc3a-bb49-e040-e00a1806643c

Wikipedia Citation

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Was not that a dainty dish to set before the king?