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Chromolithograph

1998.5028 (RS22421)

Description

Chromolithograph of the ship Guerriere foreground, burning and w/out masts, Constitution in background w/out damage and carrying U.S. flag. Canvas backing.

Details

Maker
Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)
Date
1846
Inscriptions
Printed below image: ""LITH. & PUB. BY N. CURRIER/ Entered according...A.D. 1846 by Sarony & Major...Southern District of N. York./ 152 NASSAU ST. COR. OF SPRUCE N.Y.""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
canvas
ink
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Battle
battles
canvas
chromolithographs
Coated Canvas
Commemorative
commemoratives
Ink
ink
marines (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, MARITIME
printing (process)
Ship
ships
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
12 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5028
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24121

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