Lithograph

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

dated 1851

GUSN

GUSN-12276

Description

Molded and gilt wood frame encloses, under glass, an oil lithograph. Mounted on tan matboard with a gilded outline, the rectangular lithograph has rounded top corners. Wood board backing. 2) Scene inside the glass pavilion with three marble sculptures mounted on red bases.

Details

Descriptive Terms

lithographs
gesso
gilding
lithography
oil paint (paint)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
exhibitions (events)
pavilions (garden structures)
sculpture (visual work)
Unidentified Paper
Gesso
Lithography
Gilded
Oil
Pavilion
Sculpture
Expositions
PICTURE, HISTORIC

Inscription

Possibly written somewhere on the lithograph: Gems of the great Exhibition of 1851. View ""No.4"".

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

People and Organizations

The Great Exhibition

Maker

Baxter, G. (Maker)

Location of Origin

England

Dimensions

10 x 14.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1559.2