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Printed Book 'A Biographical Sketch of Sir Anthony Panizzi ...', by Robert Cowtan, London, 1873

Inventory Number: 12671
Object Type:
Persons: Robert Cowtan (Author)
Sir Anthony Panizzi (Subject)
Date Created: 1873
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Robert Cowtan, A Biographical Sketch of Sir Anthony Panizzi K C B, LL D, etc. Late Principal Librarian, British Museum (London: Asher & Co., 1873).

Contents include (see separate entry): woodburytype portrait as frontispiece.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Bequeathed by G. H. Gabb in 1948.
Collection Group: Gabb Collection
Material(s): Paper
Card
Cloth

There are no associated narratives.

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Photograph (Woodburytype) of Sir Anthony Panizzi, 1873

Inventory Number: 12671
Object Type:
Persons: Robert Cowtan (Author)
Sir Anthony Panizzi (Subject)
Date Created: 1873
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number:
Brief Description: Woodburytype mounted on card and bound as frontispiece of Robert Cowtan's book 'A Biographical Sketch of Sir Anthony Panizzi ...' (published 1873). Portrait of Sir Anthony Panizzi, seated three-quarter length, turned to right, resting his head on his left hand and his elbow on a table. Curved top. The author writes in his introduction: 'I beg to record my best acknowledgments to Mr. J. Winter Jones, the present Principal Librarian, ... for having kindly allowed me to adorn my humble tribute of affectionate respect with a copy from the most characteristic of the portraits that have been recently taken of Sir Anthony Panizzi, which my friend, Mr. Stephen Thompson, has reproduced by the Woodbury process.'.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Bequeathed by G. H. Gabb in 1948.
Collection Group: Gabb Collection
Material(s): Paper
Card
Cloth

There are no associated narratives.

Permalink: http://www.mhs.ox.ac.uk/object/inv/12671