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Miniature Book

Description

Miniature book called "Bijou Picture of Paris," filled with engraved pictures of famous buildings in Paris.\n

Details

Maker
Rock & Co. (Publisher)
Date
1875-1899
Inscriptions
"BIJOU / PICTURE / OF / PARIS" (stamped)
"Maria P. Codman / from her / Aunt Lizzy" (handwritten)
"BIJOU / PICTURE / OF / PARIS / Rock & Co., London" (printed)
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
gilding
leather
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Documentary Artifacts; Other Documents
Descriptive terms
Book
books by external form
engraving (printing process)
Gilded
gilding
leather
Leather
paper (fiber product)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Codman, Maria P.
Dimensions
1.125 x 1 x 0.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.1175
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73418

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