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1971.1653.1-2 (RS118336)

Description

Framed print called "American Feathered Game", a picture of birds strung up by their feet against a gray oval ground and a white background. Under glass in a plain gilt painted frame. 1) Has birds with predominately browns and greys. 2) Has birds with predominately grey, green and blue.

Details

Maker
Currier, Nathaniel (Printer)
Tait, Arthur Fitzwilliam, 1819-1905 (Painter)
Kniersch, O. (Engraver)
Date
dated 1854
Inscriptions
1) American Feathered Game/Woodcock and Snipe. 2) American Feathered Game/Wood-cluck and Golded Eye. Additional copy around the oval reads: Entered according to Act of Congress, in the Year 1854 by N. Currier, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of N.Y. Signed by A.F. Tait.
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA; USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Hunting
hunting
paper (fiber product)
photographic print
photographs
PICTURE
prints (visual works)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
21.75 x 18.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1653.1-2
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12522

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