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1998.228 (RS22583)

Description

Lithograph of the Capitol in a 1 1/2 in. gilt frame. Many figures oustide socializing. There are two carriages and horses in the foreground. This version of the Capitol existed in the early 1830's, no additions were made to the building until 1851.

Details

Maker
Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)
Date
1840-1870
Possibly
Inscriptions
Printed beneath print: ""Lith. & Pub. By N. Currier, 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce NY 612""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
hand coloring
lithography
prints (visual works)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Hand Colored
hand coloring
Lithography
lithography
PICTURE
Print
prints (visual works)
People and organizations
The Capitol
Dimensions
18.375 x 21.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.228
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19878
Reference Notes
Peters, Harry T.. Currier and Ives: Printmakers to the American People. [No Publisher].

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