Empfindsame Betrachtung des Mondes

Title:
Empfindsame Betrachtung des Mondes
Date:
1820
Description:
Hand-colored etching depicting a sentimental contemplation of the moon. In German, the text reads : "Nicht weiss gesotten, nicht plettirt, / Und doch solch magnifiquer Schein! / Ach, mein Gemüth ist ganz gerührt / Er muss messiv von Silber seyn!" In English, the text reads : "Not blanched, not plated, / And yet such a magnifiscent gleam! Oh, my soul is deeply moved / It must be made of silver!"
Collection:
William A. Rosenthall Judaica Collection - Prints and Photographs
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Images
Topical Subject:
Jews--Caricatures and cartoons, Antisemitism--Caricatures and cartoons
Language:
German
Shelving Locator:
Print Portfolio 22, cofc-war-print22-034
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
Scanned with Epson Expression 10000 XL, 600 ppi, 24-bit color. Archival tiff image available.
Copyright Status Statement:
Public domain.
Access Information:
For more information contact Special Collections at the College of Charleston Libraries, Charleston, SC 29424.