A glass house [print] : from the original transparent drawing by W. Orme.

Title: 
A glass house [print] : from the original transparent drawing by W. Orme.

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Description: 
1 engraving : ink on paper ; 27 x 32 cm
paper ink engraving single sided
Format of Material: 
Prints & Drawings
Bib ID: 
145566
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Art Box Storage
Call Number: 
Print Collection, Print box B-4, Print no. 154
Notes: 
Print is hinged on mat along upper edge; dimensions including mat are 37 x 50 cm.
Black and white mezzotint with some gold highlighting features six men engaged in various stages of glass blowing and working. Two men working a wheel on table at left and three men blowing at furnace at right. One man is carrying in wood. Bottles, goblets, and sheets of glass featured on shelves at left.
"Sold & published Jan. 3, 1799 by Edw'd. Orme, Conduit Street, London."
This print is located in Print Box B-4, print no. 154.
Cleaned by Carolyn Horton 1973 or 1974.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging October 2015.
Some staining.