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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.
ITEM RESTRICTED DUE TO FRAGILITY : Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.
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:

http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/libraries/bancroft-library/restricted-materials-form
BANC PIC 2008.062--PIC
BANC PIC 2008.062

Publisher:

Germany unknown place Augsburg : M. Engelbrecht

Copyright Note:

ITEM RESTRICTED DUE TO FRAGILITY : Use only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries concerning these materials should be submitted to The Bancroft Library via the Application for Access to Restricted Materials form.

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