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"Vive L'Empereur!" Napoléon III [art reproduction].
Baxter, George, 1804-1867
imprint
London : George Baxter, [1854].
description
1 art reproduction : oil colour print on paper ; 11 x 8 cm.
format(s)
Graphical Materials
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imprint
London : George Baxter, [1854].
citation/reference
Courtney Lewis 227
general note
Size of embossed mount: 20 x 15 cm.
This print can be found in several states: On music with gold dome top and gold line round the print; on Baxter's embossed mount K; on Baxter's embossed mount M; or without mount.
Usually called "Napoleon III--long moustache".
local note
Victoria University Library copies stored in Baxter box no. 8. Copy 2 in protective sleeve.
Victoria University Library copy 1 from Starr Collection of Baxter prints.
Victoria University Library copy 1 is on Baxter's embossed mount K -- "G. Baxter, inventor & patentee. 11 & 12 Northampton Square. "Vive L'Empereur!" Napoleon III."
Victoria University Library copy 2 is a monochrome, b&w proof pull from the steel plate, without mount.
catalogue key
5337979

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