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Abington Bridge

Abington Bridge

Item Information

Title:
Abington Bridge
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: Each fore-edge decorated with a double fore-edge painting of unusual artistic skill. The four paintings are elliptical in form, surrounded by decorative borders of leaves, flowers, and branches. Volume II bears a landscape depicting Abington Bridge.
Date:
(c) 1827
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Churches
Bridges
Holly
St. Helen's Church (Abingdon, England)
Places:
EnglandOxfordshire (county)Abingdon
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1827.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: The Christian year : thoughts in verse for the Sundays and holydays throughout the year / [John Keble], vol. 2
Additional information: Depicts Abindgon bridge in Abingdon-on-Thames in Oxfordshire, with St. Helens Church visible.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the left
Identifier:
07_04_000164B
Call #:
RARE BKS PR4839 .K15C4 1827x v.2
Barcode:
39999063117301