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Object: Castor & Pollux
Series: Original Sketches drawn upon stone
The two gods, shown half length, heads in profile to the left, in the clouds.
Lithograph, printed on brown paper
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Height: 253 millimetres
Width: 228 millimetres (sheet)
- Curator's comments
- See Felix Man, in 'Print' edited by C. Zigrosser 1962, p.125, cat. 135. Only series No.1 is known. All impressions were printed on brown paper.
Mounted above this print is the title page to the series. It is lettered:
"Original Sketches / drawn upon stone / published in weekly numbers by subscription / No.1 / humbly dedicated by permission to / Her Royal Highness Princess augusta Sophia / by / Her Royal Highness's / most devoted humble servant / P.E. Stroehling / Price to subscribers, half a Guinea / Subscriptions recieved at Mr Edward Orme's New Bond Street, and at Mr Ackermann's No. 101 Strand / London printed by G. J. Vollweiler at the polyautographic office, No. 9 Buckingham Place, Fitzroy Square".
For comment on Fisher's collection see 1874,0711.904.
- Not on display
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