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Chromolithograph

1998.5030 (RS22423)

Description

Hand-colored black and white lithograph of carriage "passing the Astor house, April 20th, 1846." Carriage colored in yellow, green, red and blue while buildings and spectators washed in pink. Canvas backing.

Details

Maker
Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)
Date
1846
Inscriptions
Printed below image: ""LITH. & PUB. BY N. CURRIER,/ Entered according... in the year 1846 by N. Currier... Southern District of N.Y./ 2 SPRUCE ST. N.Y./ 417""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
canvas
hand coloring
ink
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
buildings (structures)
canvas
Carriage
carriages (vehicles)
Children
children (people by age group)
chromolithographs
cityscapes (representations)
Coated Canvas
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Hand Colored
hand coloring
ink
Ink
Man
men (male humans)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, CITYSCAPE
printing (process)
Transfer Printed
Unidentified Building
Unidentified Paper
Woman
women (female humans)
People and organizations
Astor House
Dimensions
11.625 x 18 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5030
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24123

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