¶ Horace — Opera (1853)

April 15, 2014

19th cent.

Horace. Opera. Ed. Henry Hart Milman. London: John Murry, 1853.

“The drawings from the antique by George Scharf, Jun., the ornaments by Owen Jones, architect.” Inscribed “William Morris from his sincere friend W.Y. [?] Walthamstow Xmas 1852.”

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 441 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £3 4s.). — Henry Wellcome. — John R. Turner Ettlinger. — Society of Antiquaries of London (Kelmscott Manor) [gift of Ettlinger].

Digital version: HathiTrust.

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Sotheby 1898:

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