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Title
The fool who sold wisdom.
Names
Billinghurst, Percy J. (Artist)
Collection

Children's book illustrations

Book illustrations -- Fables -- E-H

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-CHI BOOK-Fab-(E-H)
Topics
Fables
City & town life
Crowds
Fools & jesters
La Fontaine, Jean de, 1621-1695. Fables
Genres
Illustrations
Notes
Source note: A hundred fables of La Fontaine, with pictures by P. J. Billinghurst. (London, New York John Lane 1900).
Physical Description
Line photoengravings
Extent: 1 photomechanical print : line photoengraving ; 17.5 x 12 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 48780540-c5ba-012f-a44f-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1900: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The fool who sold wisdom." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6968b87d-f341-d9f0-e040-e00a18064b1c

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "The fool who sold wisdom." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 5, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6968b87d-f341-d9f0-e040-e00a18064b1c

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1900). The fool who sold wisdom. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/6968b87d-f341-d9f0-e040-e00a18064b1c

Wikipedia Citation

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The fool who sold wisdom.