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1921

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Print, The Elderly Woman Hires a Man, Illustration of the Play "Nicht mehr als sachs Schuesseln" by Fredrich Wilhelm Grossman in "Königl: Grosbrit [anische] Genealogischer Kalender auf das 1782 Jahr Lauenberg bey J.G. Berenberg"

This is a Print. It is dated 1781 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is line and stipple engraving with etching on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

9.5 × 5.6 cm (3 3/4 × 2 3/16 in.)

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Print, The Elderly Woman Hires a Man, Illustration of the Play "Nicht mehr als sachs Schuesseln" by Fredrich Wilhelm Grossman in "Königl: Grosbrit [anische] Genealogischer Kalender auf das 1782 Jahr Lauenberg bey J.G. Berenberg"; Germany; line and stipple engraving with etching on paper; 9.5 × 5.6 cm (3 3/4 × 2 3/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-371

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