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Flaxman Collection

19 volumes

A small collection (19 vols) of works illustrated by the artist and sculptor John Flaxman (1755-1826), given by his sister-in-law Maria Denman. They include Compositions of the Acts of Mercy, illustrations for the Tragedies of Aeschylus, and the works of Hesiod, Homer and Dante, and anatomical studies, as well as two manuscript items.