[B. R. (binding design)]; Addison, Mrs. Julia de Wolf (Gibbs)
Title THE BOSTON MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS
Book Condition Near fine
Edition First Edition
Publisher Boston L. C. Page and Company 1910
Seller ID 864
8vo (5¾” x 8¼”). pp. 454. Signed binding design of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts in gold on red cloth with titles and a small decorative motif in gold on the spine by an artist whose signature is the conjoined initials BR. A descriptive and critical account of the museum's treasures. Contemporary reviews of the book said it was "less a guide to the museum than a small cyclopedia of information and gossip about the artists."
A bright and striking copy. Scarce in this condition.