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Ships at Philadelphia

1998.374 (RS22282)

Description

Lithograph of two small row boats, a larger steamboat and many large sailing vessels on the water in Philadelphia. Buildings line the water's edge along the left-hand side recede into the distance. Frame: 1 1/2 in. gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Wild, J. C. (Maker)
Chevalier, J. B. (Maker)
Date
1838
Inscriptions
Printed beneath print: ""On stone by J.C. Wild Lith of Wild & Chevalier No 72 Dock St. Phil/ Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1838 by J.C. Wild & J.B. Chevalier in the clerk's office of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.""
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
lithography
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
lithography
Lithography
marines (visual works)
Maritime
paper (fiber product)
Picture
prints (visual works)
pulling boats
Rowboat
Sailing vessel
sailing vessels
Seascape
Steamboat
steamboats
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
10.125 x 12.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.374
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18336

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