Sindbad der Seefahrer (Sinbad the Sailor)
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- Sindbad der Seefahrer (Sinbad the Sailor)
Parchment-bound volume of 33 lithographs illustrating the story of Sinbad the Sailor ( from 'The Book of One Thousand and One Nights' ). Half-page illustrations acccompanied by the text. On the cover, a colour lithograph. 1907
- Published in: Berlin
- (Europe,Germany,Berlin (state),Berlin (city))
- Height: 360 millimetres (sheet size)
- Width: 270 millimetres (sheet size)
Inscription ContentSigned in pencil and numbered 115/300.
dedicated to the physician Friedrich Gisevius. The work was created in April 1907 but not published until February the following year.
31 March 2014
Reason for treatment
Provide custom-made box for archival box for storage
The album was housed in a custom-made box. This consisted of an inner envelope of Manilla 225 gsm paper and an outer box constructed using Boxboard and Filmoplast T 6472. The envelope and box were adhered to each other withdouble-sided tape and cotton ties were attached using Culminal (non ionic cellulose ether).
- Associated Title: One Thousand and One Nights
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Object reference number: PPA51152
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