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The Gate of the Notch of the White Mountains, with the Notch House

2006.44.636 (RS9651)

Description

Color lithograph with mountains and a building. A large central peak dominates the background with smaller hills on either side in the foreground with a notch carved out between them. A white house or hotel with a white rear building dominates the left foreground and a dead tree stump is in the right foreground. There are swirled clouds in the sky.

Details

Maker
Sprague, Isaac, 1811-1895 (Delineator)
B.W. Thayer & Co. (Lithographer)
Goodspeed's Bookstore (Framer)
Inscriptions
"Framed at Goodspeed's Book Shop, Inc. 18 Beacon St. Boston Date___ No. ____ Artist ___ Title ____ Medium ___." (printed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ink
lithographs
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
15 12/16 x 19 13/16 x 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.636
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
199309

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