The Resource The red rag, James McNeill Whistler

The red rag, James McNeill Whistler

Label
The red rag
Title
The red rag
Statement of responsibility
James McNeill Whistler
Creator
Contributor
Author
Book designer
Papermaker
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Essay in which Whistler asks why he should not apply music terms such as "harmony" or "symphony" to his art
Cataloging source
DRB
Citation location within source
1
Citation source
Pennyroyal checklist
Illustrations
portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • N34
  • Z232.P425
LC item number
  • .W45 1970
  • W48 1970
Literary form
essays
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Label
The red rag, James McNeill Whistler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This is the first book Barry Moser printed. Cf. http://www.moser-pennyroyal.com/moser-pennyroyal/History_of_Pennyroyal_Press.html
  • "The Red Rag' is from James Abbott McNeill Whistler's The Gentle Art of Making Enemies originally printed by William Heinemann in London, in 1890. This impression was printed at Williston Academy by the Castalia Press in Easthampton, Massachusetts during the winter of 1970. It is hand-set in Goudy Oldstyle with Centaur titling; the paper is Amalfi, handmade at the Fabriano Paper Mills in Italy. The design and engraving are by Barry Moser; this is an edition of fifty copies"--Colophon
  • Bound by the National Lib rary Bookbindery in South Hadley Falls, Mass., in quarter black morocco over gray paper boards with printed paper labels on the front board and spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
14 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU copy is no. 35, signed by Barry Moser, and includes a separate signed copy of the wood engraving on Japanese paper laid in.
Other physical details
portrait (wood engraving)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn891348443
Label
The red rag, James McNeill Whistler
Publication
Note
  • This is the first book Barry Moser printed. Cf. http://www.moser-pennyroyal.com/moser-pennyroyal/History_of_Pennyroyal_Press.html
  • "The Red Rag' is from James Abbott McNeill Whistler's The Gentle Art of Making Enemies originally printed by William Heinemann in London, in 1890. This impression was printed at Williston Academy by the Castalia Press in Easthampton, Massachusetts during the winter of 1970. It is hand-set in Goudy Oldstyle with Centaur titling; the paper is Amalfi, handmade at the Fabriano Paper Mills in Italy. The design and engraving are by Barry Moser; this is an edition of fifty copies"--Colophon
  • Bound by the National Lib rary Bookbindery in South Hadley Falls, Mass., in quarter black morocco over gray paper boards with printed paper labels on the front board and spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
14 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
BYU copy is no. 35, signed by Barry Moser, and includes a separate signed copy of the wood engraving on Japanese paper laid in.
Other physical details
portrait (wood engraving)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn891348443

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