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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.
Recreations -- Great Britain.
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1824.

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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