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1998.5562 (RS22405)

Description

Framed chromolithograph entitled "Pleasure Railway, Hoboken." Features crowds of middle-class excursionists gathered around the circular track of a mechanical railway. Set in a lush green landscape. In a black wooden frame w/ molded edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1870
Inscriptions
Printed on bottom: ""PLEASURE RAILWAY, HOBOKEN""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
chromolithography
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Chromo Lithograph
chromolithography
landscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
prints (visual works)
Railroad
railroads
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
11.375 x 13.375 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5562
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23623

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