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This and 281 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album, Scraps and Sketches by Frederick [sic] S. Church vol. 1.

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Ephemera, Flowers of the Air, Illustration for Scribner's Magazine (XVII, No. 2, February 1895, p. 266)

This is a Ephemera. It was illustrated by Frederick Stuart Church and collected by Dr. Dudley Tenney and published by Scribner's Monthly, Charles Scribner's Sons and Harper & Bros.. It is dated February 1895 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is printed in black ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

30.2 × 23.5 cm (11 7/8 × 9 1/4 in.)

It is signed

Signed in print, lower right: F. S. Church

It is inscribed

Inscribed in print, lower center margin below title: Engraved by F. S. King. From the painting by F. S. Church by courtesy of Mr. John Gellatly.

Cite this object as

Ephemera, Flowers of the Air, Illustration for Scribner's Magazine (XVII, No. 2, February 1895, p. 266); Collected by Dr. Dudley Tenney (New York City); USA; printed in black ink on paper; 30.2 × 23.5 cm (11 7/8 × 9 1/4 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1938-57-1070-26

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