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Creator:
Rorer, Abigail.
Title(s):

Bufo the First.

Published/Created:
Petersham, Massachusetts : Lone Oak Press, 2005.
Physical Description:
1 print : hand-colored relief engraving ; image 6.2 x 7.7 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Burnett M.R62
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of David Burnett
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Copyright Status:
© Abigail Rorer
Classification:
Prints
Notes:
Printed in an edition of 50 copies.
Of green leaf, bird, and flower: artists' books and the natural world, p. 207
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 16 of an edition of 50. Titled, numbered, and signed by the artist, in graphite.
A depiction of the toad "Bufo the First" as described in Henry David Thoreau's journal entry of May 1, 1857. The image was also used in: Of woodland pools, spring-holes & ditches : excerpts from the journal of Henry David Thoreau (Lone Oak Press, 2005).
Subject Terms:
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Journal.
Toads.
Form/Genre:
Relief prints.
Contributors:
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Of woodland pools, spring-holes & ditches.
Burnett, David, 1937- donor.
Lone Oak Press (Petersham, Mass.), publisher.
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