Harrwitz, D. – Lowenthal, J.J. 1853




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Harrwitz, Daniel    2636 (37) 17/31 
Löwenthal, Johann    2561 (36) 14/31 
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London
Start date: 26 Sep. 1853
End date: 21 Dec. 1853
 
Notes:
Harrwitz won +11-10=12 but lost two of those games by default, so we take the result as +11-8=12. Sarah gives the date as 1852 on her Löwenthal page, but 1853 on her Harrwitz page.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 16
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 15
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 136, 187
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 78
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 534, 541
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 140
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 147
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 86
   Sunnucks, Encyclopaedia of Chess, page 192, 301
Periodicals
   [BCR], vol. 1, Aug. 1853, page 248
   [BCR], vol. 2, Jan. 1854, page 21
   [BLL], 2 Oct. 1853, page 8
   [BLL], 16 Oct. 1853, page 7
   [BLL], 25 Dec. 1853, page 6
   [CP], vol. 4, Oct. 1853, page 127
   [CPC], vol. 1, Oct. 1853, page 307
   [CPC], vol. 1, Nov. 1853, page 329
   [CPC], vol. 1, Dec. 1853, page 361
   [CPC], vol. 2, Jan. 1854, page 11
   [CPC], vol. 2, Feb. 1854, page 43
   [CPC], vol. 1, May 1859, page 132
   [ILN], vol. 23, 1 Oct. 1853, page 290
   [ILN], vol. 23, 31 Dec. 1853, page 605
   [LiM], vol. 43, 3 Jan. 1854, page 5
   [NYC], 21 Jan. 1854
Web
   Alberti, Marco A.  [Daniel Harrwitz]
   Giffen, Glen.  [Events Timeline]
   Hilbert, John S.  [Conflict on - and off - the Chessboard], page 4
   Hilbert, John S.  [When Daniel Seeks the Lion's Den...], page 5
   Lange, Max.  [Harrwitz by Lange]
   Sarah.  [Daniel Harrwitz]
   Sarah.  [John Jacob Löwenthal]
   Sericano, C.  [I grandi matches 1850 - 1864]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

Match information updated: 16 Jul. 2017