book of prints;
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"Seventy Etched Fac-similes: On a Reduced Scale After the Original Studies by Michael Angelo and Raffaelle in the University Galleries, Oxford" vol.I (Oxford, J. Fisher) 1852; a series of 83 etchings by Joseph Fisher, 38 (plates nos.1-38) after drawings by Raphael; 32 (plates nos.1-32) after drawings by Michelangelo; including a title-page, a list of titles and techniques of each drawing and 2 wood-engravings: The Virgin and Child; A small Study of the Judgment of Solomon. Bound in a half-leather binding.
Etching, stipple and wood-engraving
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Height: 280 millimetres
Width: 220 millimetres (approx. sheet size of each page)
- Curator's comments
- A hand-written note by Fisher himself pasted on the fly-leaf apologises for placing the plates in the wrong order (i.e. Raphael before Michelangelo).
Cataloguing supported by the Elizabeth Cayzer Charitable Trust
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Seventy Etched Fac-similes: On a Reduced Scale After the Original Studies by Michael Angelo and Raffaelle in the University Galleries, Oxford
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