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[Victorian statue ; Light fixture ; Salt cellar ; Wine cooler ; Bronze clock.]

Image ID: 819981

[Victorian statue ; Light fixture ; Salt cellar ; Wine cooler ; Bronze clock.] (1854)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Victorian statue ; Light fixture ; Salt cellar ; Wine cooler ; Bronze clock.]

Additional Name(s)

: Jewitt, Henry -- Artist
Whitney, Jocelyn & Annin -- Wood-engraver
Orr, John William, 1815-1887 -- Engraver

Published Date

: 1854

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 28 x 22 cm. (11 x 8 1/2 in.)


: Printed on border: "The good knight, the principal figure in the foreground, has just alighted from his horse, and exposes his palm to two or three of the gypsies, who crumple it into all shapes, and diligently scan every wrinkle that can be made in it… The figure in the background is Addison himself, surveying the scene which his pen was to make immortal." "A beautiful and highly meritorious example of American manufacture in the precious ....
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Original Source

: From The world of science, art and industry, illustrated from examples in the New York exhibition, 1853-1854. (New York : Putnam, 1854) Silliman, Benjamin (1816-1885), Editor.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Design -- Victorian

Source Description

: 2 folders (70 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 819981

Record ID

: 711304

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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