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Lithographic Print

1986.44 (RS25034)

Description

A colored overview of Mt. Vernon with a solitary male mourner at the tomb of Washington. It is in a mahogany veneered Empire frame.

Details

Maker
Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)
Date
1840-1850
Inscriptions
Printed in the lower margin is: Lith. & Pub. by N. Currier, 2 Spruce St., NY.
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Subject Mount Vernon. Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
lithography
mahogany (wood)
paper (fiber product)
veneer
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Commemorative
commemoratives
Empire
Empire (style)
lithographs
lithography
Lithography
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
Mourning
mourning
paper (fiber product)
PRINT, LITHOGRAPHIC
prints (visual works)
Tomb
tombs
Unidentified Paper
veneer
People and organizations
Mount Vernon
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Dimensions
11.875 x 16.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.44
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50613

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