Moronobu Hishikasa (1618-1699)

Woodblock

Japan

c. 1660

10" x 13 3/4"

 

 

0998


L'Origine de la Peinture ou les Portraits a la Mode

Ouvrier after J. E. Schenau

Engraving

France

c. 1760

19 1/2" x 14 1/4"

 

 

 

0999



Johann Merken

Engraving

Italy

1785

9" x 15"

 

A page from Des Libri Artificiosi Alphabeti Majoris(B131).

 

1401


A Sure And Convenient Machine For Drawing Silouettes

J. Holloway

Etching

Great Britain

c. 1790

11" x 8 1/2"

 

1413


Anonymous

Hand-colored woodcut

Great Britain

c.1845

9" x 7 1/2"

 

A wonderful image showing two sides of a personality, the one well turned out happy man, the other a scowling man, and with a shadow of a donkey projected suggesting the whole personality is not that aqttractive. Published by J.T. Wood, London

 

1004


Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

Woodblock

Japan

c. 1850

14 1/2" x 10"

 

1002


Le Lapin Sur Le Mur

Sir David Wilkie

Engraving

France

c. 1840

Plate:12" x 9 7/8", Sheet:15 1/4" x 12"

 

A French print after the painting The Rabbit on The Wall by Sir David Wilkie.

 

 

 

 

 

1000


A. Grevin

Lithograph

France

1871

Plate:12 1/2 x 10"", Sheet:17" x 12"

 

Cover image from Journal Amusant, November 18,1871.

 

4176


Colored woodcut

Japan

1856

9 1/2" x 14"

 

3510


DE CHINNEESCHE SCHIMMER

Anonymous

Wood engraving

The Netherlands

c. 1860

17" x 12"

 

An illustration of four different shadow shows printed by D. Noothoven Van Goor, Leiden

 

1239


Shadows

Anonymous

Stereotype

Great Britain

c.1860

22" x 16 1/2"

 

1005


Lithograph

The Netherlands

c. 1870

8" x 5 3/4"

 

A page from the book De Spring in T Veld (B550).

 

4150


Henri Brisson

Silvestri

Colored lithograph

France

c. 1877

10 3/4" x 7 1/2"

 

4008


Boy's Own Shadow Show

Colored lithograph

Great Britain

c. 1880

19 1/2" x 11 1/2"

 

Published by Boys Own Paper, London, this was to be cut up and made into a shadow show.

 

1175


Kunichika (1835-1900)

Colored woodcut

Japan

c. 1880

8 1/2" x 6"

 

3823


Ombres Chinoises Le Pont Casse

Drancer

Lithograph

France

1880

Image:9 1/2" x 8", page:16 1/2" x 11 1/2"

 

A page from Le Charivari.

 

4222



Was mein Pater alles kann

Anonymous

Wood engraving

Germany

1883

Image:6 1/2" x 6", page:11" x 7 1/4"

 

1240


Ombres Chinoises-Remember! 1860

Drancer

Lithograph

France

1891

Image:9 3/4" x 8 1/2", page:16 1/2" x 11 1/2"

 

A page from Le Charivari.

 

4221