Scenes in a glass foundry, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania [graphic] / from sketches by Theo. R. Davis.

Title: 
Scenes in a glass foundry, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania [graphic] / from sketches by Theo. R. Davis.

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Author/Artist: 
Davis, Theodore R.
Publisher: 
[New York : Harper's Magazine] 1884.
Description: 
1 plate : lithograph ; 41 x 56 cm.
Format of Material: 
Prints & Drawings
Bib ID: 
61268
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Flat Files
Call Number: 
Unit 34, Drawer 1
Location: 
Secured Stacks - Art Box Storage
Call Number: 
Print Box E-1
Notes: 
"See page 27."
Previously framed artwork; item number 46.
Copy 1 is hand colored.
Copy 2 is print no. 336, in Box E-1. Mat is damaged.
Published as p. 24-25 in Harper's Weekly v. 28, no. 1412, Jan. 12, 1884, in black and white.
Eight different scenes. Clockwise, from upper left: Pressing and bottoming goblets; Working druggists' glass; Flattening window glass cylinders; Pressing fine table glass; Mixing the batch; Window glass; Blowing bottles; and The Cutters.
C. 1 Displayed in the exhibition titled "The Science of Glassmaking : 8 Centuries of a Magical Art", held at the Rakow Research Library, June 27, 2008-January 4, 2009.