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The different kinds of Wrestling.

  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • The different kinds of Wrestling.
  • Description

    Illustration to Salzmann's "Gymnastics for Youth" (London, 1800); wooded landscape with two central trees; four pairs of boys wrestling in a clearing; three other boys spectating. 1800 Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1800
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 200 millimetres (trimmed within platemark)
    • Width: 125 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered above image with, "Pl. 6. p. 247."; lettered below image with object title and publication line: "Publish'd by J. Johnson, in St. Pauls Church Yard, London. Feby. 1. 1800."
  • Curator's comments

    For commentary on the illustrations to "Gymnastics for Youth", see 1871,0610.916.

  • Bibliography

    • Essick 1991 17 (from "Appendix ii: False and Conjectural Attributions") bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (1*.c.6)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Gymnastics for Youth
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


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Object reference number: PPA58433

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