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[Perspective peep show of a book printer's shop] [graphic].
BANC PIC 2008.062--PIC; BANC PIC 2008.062
Collection Overview

Title:

[Perspective peep show of a book printer's shop]

Creator/Contributor:

Engelbrecht, Martin, 1684-1756, creator

Abstract:

Set of prints which, viewed together, form a three dimensional scene of operations in a printer's shop, presumably in mid-18th century Germany.

Date:

ca. 1750] (issued)

Subject:

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Printers -- Germany -- Pictorial works
Printing presses -- Germany -- Pictorial works

Note:

Title and date supplied by cataloger.
Print numbers written on versos in ink, upper right corners.
Accompanied by later plastic display stand for proper alignment and viewing of prints.
RESTRICTED DUE TO FRAGILITY : Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Martin Engelbrecht, German engraver and printseller based in Augsburg, produced dozens of illustrative peep show views in the mid-18th century.

Type:

graphic
Vues d'optique.
Etchings.
Peepshows.

Physical Description:

graphic
print
6 prints (1 set) : etching, hand-colored ; 10 x 14 cm

Language:

German

Identifier:

BANC PIC 2008.062--PIC
BANC PIC 2008.062

Publisher:

Germany unknown place Augsburg : M. Engelbrecht

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED DUE TO FRAGILITY : Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC