Wood & glass

Great Britain

c. 1820

32" x 13"

 

2907



Wood & glass

Great Britain

c. 1840

23" x 9 1/2"

 

2906





Wood & glass

Great Britain

c. 1840

29" x 15 1/2"

 

A twin lens Zograscope for two viewers.

 

4625


L'OPTIQUE

J.S. Casenave after Louis-Leopold Boilly

Hand-colored acquatint

France

c. 1790

24 1/2" x 18"

 

The woman depicted is Sebastoemme Gely, the wife of the French revolutionary George Danton. Also pictured is the son of Danton's first wife.

 

1414



Anonymous

Hand-colored wood cut

The Netherlands

c.1860

14 1/2" x 11 1/4"

 

A dozen wood block prints showing children at play including a child with a zograscope.

 

0919