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"Cerito in the Sylphid"

1949.448 (RS119566)

Description

Color lithograph of butterfly-winged woman flying above a lake with mountains in the background. Under glass in wide mahogany frame. Pine board backing.

Details

Maker
Currier, Nathaniel (Lithographer)
Date
1846
After
Inscriptions
"LITH. & PUB. BY N. CURRIER, Entered According to Act of Congress in the year 1846 by Sarony & Major; in the Clerk's office of the District Court, of the Southern District of N.Y. 158 NASSAU ST. COR. OF SPRUCE N.Y./ CERITO IN THE SYLPHIDE" (Black text)
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Allegory
allegory (artistic device)
color lithographs
Glass
lithography
Lithography
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
16.375 x 12.375 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.448
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7507

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