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[Peepshow of a rural scene]

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[Austria?] : [publisher not identified] , [ca. 1824?]
Physical Description:
1 peepshow (7 sheets) : hand-colored lithographs ; 13 x 17 cm, approximately 65 cm in depth (extended)
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1199 R8
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
The connecting paper is watermarked 1824.
Cottage of content, or, Toys, games, and amusements of nineteenth century England, 63
Hyde, R. Paper peepshows, see cat. 1-5
Selected exhibitions: "The Cottage of Content : or, Toys, Games, and Amusements of Nineteenth Century England" (Yale Center for British Art, November 2 - December 31, 1977).
Single aperture peepshow depicting a rural scene. The seven lithographed panels include front and background, mounted accordion-style. The scenes appear to be a variation of the peepshows titled Teleorama, as depicted in Hyde's Paper peepshows. The front panel (with aperture) is clearly a copy of the imagery used on the front panels of each Teleorama depicted in Hyde.
Tunnel books.
Hand coloring.

Cottage of Content, or, Toys, Games, and Amusements of Nineteenth Century England (Yale Center for British Art, November 2, 1977-December 31, 1977) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

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