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Pope’s Villa at Twickenham

Pope’s Villa at Twickenham

Item Information

Title:
Pope’s Villa at Twickenham
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: Beneath the fore edge under the gold is a beautifully executed painting by Miss Currie of Pope’s Villa at Twickenham. Preceding the title page is a page regarding the painting by Miss Currie and signed by her. A most charming example of a modern fore edge painting.
Name on Item:
Miss Currie
Date:
(c) 1863
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Dwellings
Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744
Places:
EnglandTwickenham
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred , May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1863.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: The poetical works of Alexander Pope. : With memoir, critical dissertation, and explanatory notes / The text edited by Charles Cowden Clarke
Additional information: Painting of Pope's villa in the English village of Twickenham. The house is now run as a museum open to the public.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000012A
Call #:
RARE BKS PR3620 .E60 1863x
Barcode:
39999063209892