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Crinolinographies II

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1896,0511.468.81

  • Title (object)

    • Crinolinographies II
  • Description

    A young lady in crinoline dancing with a man, other people behind; illustration to the forty-second issue of the periodical "Uylenspiegel" (16 November 1856). 1856
    Lithograph

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1856
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 260 millimetres (image)
    • Width: 194 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered within image in lower left corner: "F Rops"; below image: "Imp Ph Ham, rue des Pierres, 76".
  • Curator's comments

    This print is preserved in the bound volume of 1856 issues of the periodical 'Uylenspiegel, journal des ébats littéraires et artistiques'. For further comment see 1896,0511.468.104.

  • Bibliography

    • Mascha 111 bibliographic details
  • Location

    157.e.22

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Uylenspiegel
  • Acquisition date

    1896

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1896,0511.468.81


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