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Bound Book - Dalziels' Bible Gallery

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Basic Information

Accession Number:1920P713.1
Collection:Fine Art Prints and Drawings
Date:1881 - 1881

Maker Information

Engraver:Dalziel Brothers - View history
Publisher:George Routledge & Sons - View history


Dalziels' Bible Gallery, containing illustrations from the old testament, engraved on wood by the Dalziel Brothers. From original drawings by various artists including Ford Madox Brown, Edward Burne-Jones, William Holman Hunt, Frederick Leighton, Frederick Sandys, George Frederick Watts and Simeon Solomon. Published by George Routledge & Sons, London, 1881. Though the book published in 1881, most of the designs date from the 1860s. This volume is No. 256 in an edition of 1000.

Presented by Wilfred Phillips, 1920.

Further Information

Production Period:19th century
Medium:Wood engravings on India paper, in bound volume.
Material(s):India paper


Height:430 mm
Width:360 mm
Depth:43 mm