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The Verona Press rhyme sheets nos. 1-6: PB 176-2003

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The Verona Press rhyme sheets nos. 1-6


Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Verona Press
Author: Scott, Geoffrey
Author: Barker, George (poet)
Author: Johnston, Frederick (poet)
Illustrator: Chagall, Marc
Illustrator: Masereel, Frans
Illustrator: Chirico, Giorgio de
Illustrator: Dufy, Raoul
Illustrator: Boehmer, G. G.
Illustrator: Walser, Karl



Contents: Title sheet with design by Marc Chagall; 1. Verses by Geoffrey Scott decorated by Frans Masereel; Verses from the Greek decorated by Aristide Maillol; 3. Verses by George Barker decorated by G. de Chirico; 4. Verses from the Chinese decorated by Raoul Dufy; 5. Verses by Frederick Johnston decorated by G. G. Boehmer; 6. Verses by Geoffrey Scott decorated by Karl Walser.

7 1 : illus. (part col.) ; 39 x 22 cm.

Place(s) associated

  • Oxford ⪼ England
  • Verona

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (2003-05) by Dreyfus, John


Production date: AD 1938


A collection of poems reprinted with one exception from the Print collector's quarterly and various books; issued in a patterned card portfolio. With card envelope. "Printed in Italy." Copyright: Verona Press, Verona

Components of the work

Support composed of paper

Materials used in production

Printing ink

Techniques used in production


Identification numbers

Accession number: PB 176-2003
Primary reference Number: 95641
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 30 September 2019 Last processed: Tuesday 13 June 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Manuscripts and Printed Books

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