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Edison Mazda calendar image, "Enchantment"

GC002.02.061 (RS129533)

Description

Poster featuring a colored image advertising the Edison Mazda light bulb. The print shows "Enchantment" as a figure of a woman. This is a photomechanical reproduction of the original. It would have been part of a series of images done for an Edison Lamp Works of General Electric Co. calendar illustrating the development of light.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1926
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1926-01-06
Physical Description
1 photomechanical illustration
Dimensions
38.25x 18.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: 61OVR
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. H. J. Wallace, 1926
GUSN
199026
Reference Code
GC002.02.061

Record details

Originator
Forbes Co. (Lithographer)
Parrish, Maxfield, 1870-1966 (Artist)
Other Organizations
General Electric Company. Edison Lamp Works
Descriptive Terms
advertisements
advertising
calendars
electric lighting
Material Type
photomechanical prints
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Light bulbs
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 61-70
Physical Access Restrictions
Very good -- 1 tear into image

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