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Edward Lear : Wordscapes = parolaesaggi / Angela Lorenz

Author/Creator:
Lorenz, Angela.
Other title:
Wordscapes
Parolaesaggi
Publication:
Italy? : Angela Lorenz, 2012
Format/Description:
Book
5 sheets (rolled in tube) ; 53 x 9 cm.
Subjects:
Artists' books -- Italy -- Specimens.
Lear, Edward, 1812-1888.
Notes:
"This tube contains the text from the picture-ground of five landscape sketches in watercolor created by Edward Lear ... The paintings were made in europe, Africa, and Asia, where Lear travelled mainly on foot, or by camel or boat. The original 3500 sketches, intended to get him oil commissions, live in Houghton Library (USA)."
18 copies.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Allan G. Chester and Florence K. Chester Fund.
Penn Libraries Rare has copy 2 of 18, signed by artist.
Chronology:
2012
Provenance:
Lorenz, Angela (autograph)
Contributor:
Lear, Edward, 1812-1888.
Allan G. Chester and Florence K. Chester Fund.
Web link:
The Allan G. Chester and Florence K. Chester Fund Home Page
The Allan G. Chester and Florence K. Chester Fund Home Page  Bookplate