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Sacramento Valley

1998.554.2 (RS22599)

Description

Chromolithograph of Sacramento Valley. In the foreground a sailing vessel is pulled up along a shore. Two other smaller row boats can also be seen in the water. Five figures are in the craft. A field, several trees and mountains are seen in the background. Mounted in a carved wooden frame.

Details

Maker
L. Prang & Co. (Printer)
After Key, John R. (Artist)
Date
1873
Inscriptions
Parts of text just visible in bottom left corner, mostly obscured by frame (printed)
"Prang's/ American Chromos./ California Views. No. 5/ Sacramento Valley./ After John R. Key./ Original in the possession of the Publishers./ Chromo-lithographed and Published by/ L. Prang & Co.,/ 2182 Washington Street, Boston./ Entered according to the Act of Congress, in the year 1873, by L. Prang & Co., in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C." (printed)
List of Prang's Chromos: November 1st, 1873 (printed)
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
chromolithography
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
chromolithographs
chromolithography
landscapes (representations)
mountains
paper (fiber product)
Print
sailing vessels
Dimensions
13 1/2 x 20 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.554.2
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19960

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