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1949.751 (RS119860)

Description

Colored print with white border. Scene of snow covered road across foreground with five sleighs drawn by horses, carrying people. Middle ground has pond with numerous people skating. Background shows snow covered hills, arched bridge. Cloudy sky with full moon at center; blue tones. Mahogany veneer frame; under glass.

Details

Maker
Currier & Ives (Maker)
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
Entitled (on white border)"" ""Central Park in Winter.""
Location of origin
New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Subject Central Park. Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
glass (material)
lithography
mahogany (wood)
paper (fiber product)
veneer
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Bridge
bridges (built works)
City Park
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Horse
horse (animal)
ice skating
Landscape
lithography
Lithography
mahogany (wood)
Mahogany Veneer
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE
prints (visual works)
Recreation
recreation
Skating
Sleigh
sleighs
Unidentified Paper
urban parks
veneer
Winter
winter
Dimensions
13.25 x 16.313 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.751
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7736

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