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W. L. Busse’s bookplate, by Paul Voigt.

From Modern book-plates and their designers, winter number of The Studio, London, 1898.

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W. L. Busse’s bookplate, by Paul Voigt.

From Modern book-plates and their designers, winter number of The Studio, London, 1898.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, October 19, 2014
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A flowery gate opens wide…

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

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A flowery gate opens wide…

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, October 9, 2014
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Sharp thorns stretched and climbed up above the roofs.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

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Sharp thorns stretched and climbed up above the roofs.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, October 9, 2014
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The old one lifted up her head with laughter.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

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The old one lifted up her head with laughter.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, October 9, 2014
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Come little one, come closer, this is a spinning-wheel.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

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Come little one, come closer, this is a spinning-wheel.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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But after the banquet…

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

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But after the banquet…

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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'Tis celebration time for old fairy tales.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

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'Tis celebration time for old fairy tales.

Friedrich Wegener, from Dornröschen (Sleeping Beauty), by The Brothers Grimm, Berlin, 1901.

(Source: archive.org)

Wednesday, October 8, 2014
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Cologne, 16th Century house.It could be interesting to compare this etching with the lithograph of the same subject by Samuel Prout…

From Villes anséatiques (Hanseatic Cities), by Jean-Baptiste Gaspard Roux de Rochelle, Paris, 1844.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

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Cologne, 16th Century house.
It could be interesting to compare this etching with the lithograph of the same subject by Samuel Prout…

From Villes anséatiques (Hanseatic Cities), by Jean-Baptiste Gaspard Roux de Rochelle, Paris, 1844.

A zip file containing the six illustrations of the latest series can be downloaded at this link.

(Source: archive.org)

Sunday, September 28, 2014