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People playing chess

People playing chess

Item Information

Title:
People playing chess
Description:
Information from book record: Has a three-panel fore-edge painting of gentlemen at a game of chess.
Date:
[1790]
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Portrait paintings
Group portraits
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Chess
Play (Recreation)
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1790.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Found on: Analysis of the game of chess / by Mr. Philidor. A new edition, improved and greatly enlarged. To which is added, several parties, played by the author blindfold, against three adversaries
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000149A
Call #:
RARE BKS GV1444 .A1 1790
Barcode:
39999065061457