Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1847

GUSN

GUSN-18568

Description

In the engraving of a family scene on July 4th, 1776, two men are leaving their American family (families) to fight for independence. An older man and woman, probably the parents, are on both sides of the young men. Mounted in a 3 in. gilt frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

genre
prints (visual works)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
wars
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
Independence
Revolutionary War
PICTURE, GENRE

Inscription

Printed beneath print: ""Painted By T.H. Mattyson Esqr./ Engraved CV Steel By H.S. SADD/ Proof/ Printed by Neale & Pate"" Underneath the title: ""From Matteson's Picture Painted Expressly for the Engraving/ Published by John Neale 56 Carmine Street New York/ Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1847 by John Neale in the Clerk's Office of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Mattyson, T. H., Esq. (Painter)
Sadd, Henry S., 1835-1884 (Engraver)
Neale, John (Publisher)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

22.875 x 26.375 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.1253

Places

New York state (United States)