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Portrait of Wilhelm and Jacob Grimm (The Brothers Grimm)
(after a daguerreotype by Hermann Biow)
Frontispiece from Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, Deutsches Wörterbuch, Vol. 1 (Leipzig: S. Hirsel, 1852)

Lazarus Gottlieb Sichling, German, 1812 - 1863. After a daguerreotype by Hermann Biow, German, 1804 - 1850.

Made in Leipzig, Saxony, Germany, Europe

c. 1852

Etching and engraving (steel engraving)

Plate: 10 13/16 x 7 13/16 inches (27.4 x 19.8 cm) Sheet: 11 7/16 x 8 1/4 inches (29.1 x 21 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

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Credit Line:
The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985

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