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Wesley’s birthplace at Epworth

Wesley’s birthplace at Epworth

Item Information

Title:
Wesley’s birthplace at Epworth
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: With a view of Wesley’s birthplace at Epworth under the gilt of the fore-edges.
Date:
(c) 1825
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Birthplaces
Houses
Wesley, John, 1703-1791
Places:
EnglandNorth Lincolnshire (county)Epworth
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: 1825.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: A collection of hymns for the use of the people called Methodists / by John Wesley
Additional information: Depicts the childhood home of John Wesley, the Epworth Old Rectory in Epworth, England.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000054A
Call #:
RARE BKS M2136 .W47 1825x
Barcode:
39999063111304