Great exhibition now open, come early [graphic].

Published/Created:
[London]
[publisher not identified]
[1851]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching on wove paper, hand-colored ; sheet 38.8 x 23.9 cm
Notes:
Title from signboard in image.
Artist from original drawings in the British Museum.
Date of publication based on running dates of the Great Exhibition: 1 May to 15 October, 1851.
Design consists of six horizontal rows of small figures, five of the rows having titles etched within them: [The arts and manufactures of] Switzerland; The arts and manufactures of Italy; The arts and manufactures of Germany; The arts and manufactures of China; The arts and manufactures of Scotland.
Description based on imperfect impression; sheet trimmed within plate mark with some loss of image or text on right and left sides.
Leverhulme-Auchincloss, vol. xxv, p. 177.
Variant Titles:
[The arts and manufactures of] Switzerland.
The arts and manufactures of Italy.
The arts and manufactures of Germany.
The arts and manufactures of China.
The arts and manufactures of Scotland.
Associated Names:
Sala, George Augustus, 1828-1895 [Artist]
Topics:
Great Exhibition (1851 : London, England) -- Caricatures and cartoons
Language:
English
Genre:
Etchings -- England -- London -- 1851
Satires (Visual works) -- England -- 1851
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
851.00.00.14+
Orbis Record:
9884378
Yale Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr14420
Volume/Enumeration:
Digital version
OID:
10972053
PID:
digcoll:2754332