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View of Baltimore

1998.217 (RS22584)

Description

Chromolithograph harbor scene of Baltimore. Four figures and a dog in the foreground. One man is seated while three others have been cutting straw. Ships are seen in the harbor, center ground with the city in the background. Bottom of print reads "View of Baltimore." Mounted in a 1/2 in. gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)
Date
1848
Inscriptions
Printed beneath print: ""Lith. & Pub. By N. Currier, Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1848 by N. Currier in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the Southern District of NY. 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce NY.""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand-painted
lithography
painting (image-making)
prints (visual works)
Object type
Art
Places
Maryland (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
cities
City
Cityscape
hand-painted
landscapes (representations)
lithography
Lithography
Painted
painting (image-making)
Picture
Print
prints (visual works)
Dimensions
14.75 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.217
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19861

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