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Title:
Shakespeare's Globe Theatre [model] : Southwark.
Published/Created:
London : Micromodels, Ltd., [ca. 1950?]
Physical Description:
6 cards : col. ill. ; 10 x 14 cm + in paper envelope.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1199 .M53 1950 Flat
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Dr. Robert V. Tauxe, Yale BA 1975, Yale MPH 1980
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Three-Dimensional Artifacts
Notes:
The Micromodels line was invented by Geoffrey Heighway.
Micromodel of the Globe Theatre at Southwark. Pieces for the model are printed on 6 cards (each 10 x 14 cm), to be cut out and assembled. The cards are enveloped in an illustrated wrapper, the interior of which an historical note on the theater.
Cover title.
At head of title: Three dimensional volumetric Micromodels.
"3/-, including P.T. Set Arc XIII."
BAC: British Art Center copy in original printed paper envelope. Uncut and unassembled. Housed with 5 other Micromodels (call number GV 1199 .M53 1950).
Subject Terms:
Amusements -- Great Britain.
Architectural models -- Great Britain.
Cut-out craft -- Great Britain.
Globe Theatre (London, England : 1599-1644) -- Design and construction.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Miniature craft -- Great Britain.
Miniature objects -- Specimens.
Models and modelmaking -- Great Britain.
Paper work -- Great Britain.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history.
Theater -- England -- London -- History -- 16th century.
Form/Genre:
Models.
Cut-paper works.
Recreations -- Great Britain.
Contributors:
Heighway, Geoffrey.
Micromodels, Ltd.
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