Polyorama Panoptique: Canal de Canton, Fête des Lanternes (Chine)

 
Polyorama Panoptique: Canal de Canton, Fête des Lanternes (Chine)
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  • Title :     Polyorama Panoptique: Canal de Canton, Fête des Lanternes (Chine)
  • Artist:     Unknown, Maker
  • Accession:     85.19.58.14
  • Country:     France
  • Date:     circa 1851
  • Dimensions:     Inches 7-1/2 9-5/8, Centimeters 19.1 24.4
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Subject:     World's Fairs and Expositions
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.19.58.14.JPG
  • Tags:     World's Fairs and Expositions~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Pierced color lithograph of the Canal de Canton, Fête des Lanternes (Chine) mounted in a wooden frame; lithograph has double image which changes when the box lid is opened or closed; label adhered at rear identifying location/building.