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1998.1337 (RS22662)

Description

In this scene, a male and a female at the Convent of San Cosme look down on the grounds and city around them. People on horses are seen on the grounds and mountains rise in the distance. The print's frame is a 1/2 in. wooden frame.

Details

Maker
Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)
Date
1847
Inscriptions
Printed beneath print: ""Lith. & Pub. By N. Currier, Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by N. Currier, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the Southern District of N.Y. 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce N.Y."" On the front, under the print is written: ""La Merced La Concepcion Cathedral Santo Diego Mineria. La Profesa. San Augustin San Jose de Gracia./ Aqueduct de San Cosme La Pinon Santa Domingo. Hospital de San Hipolite. Garita de San Cosme. Alameda San Francisco. Volcan de Jztaccihvatl.""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
chromolithography
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chromo Lithograph
chromolithography
City View
cityscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, CITYSCAPE
prints (visual works)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
13.75 x 18.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1337
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18691

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