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1971.1764 (RS118380)

Description

Molded wood frame encloses, under glass, a colored lithograph. It shows two four-man crew teams from Oxford and Harvard universities on the Thames River with the English countryside in the background.

Details

Maker
Currier & Ives (Maker)
Date
1869
Inscriptions
Underneath, the caption gives the title: The Great International University Boat Race. Race highlights and names of crew members are also given.
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Subject Harvard University. Subject Oxford University. Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
lithography
mahogany (wood)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
boats
Glass
glass (material)
Landscape
lithography
Lithography
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
prints (visual works)
Race
races (events)
River
rivers
Rowing
Scull
sports
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Harvard University
Oxford University
Dimensions
24.375 x 31.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1764
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12653

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