Penn Library Department of Special Collections

William Penn

Keffer Collection of Sheet Music,
ca. 1790-1895

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Philadelphia Lithographers: Christian Schussele (Schuessele) (1826?-1879)

Christian Schussele was born in Alsace and studied lithography in Paris. He moved to Philadelphia around 1848 and worked there until his death in 1879. Schussele was noted for his work in chromolithography and worked principally for the firms of Peter S. Duval.

Illustrations by Christian Schussele in the Collection

Item No.TitleImprintPlate No.IllustrationThumbnail Image
Box 40
no. 2
The Bloomer's Complaint : a very pathetic song for the piano forte Philadelphia : A. Fiot, 1851 2921 Color: woman in bloomers / Schuessele delt. ; P. S. Duval's Steam Lith. Press Bloomer's Complaint


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