City of Vera Cruz

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1847

GUSN

GUSN-19839

Description

Hand-colored lithograph of the beach near Vera Cruz. A long line of pack mules is being led along the beach by two ot three people. In the background the city is seen and ships are harbored along the coast's shore. Frame: 1 1/2 in. gilt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

seascapes
prints (visual works)
hand coloring
lithography
paper (fiber product)
beaches
cities
figure- and animal-derived motifs
mules (mammals)
Picture
Cityscape
Unidentified Paper
Lithography
Hand Colored
Beach
Mule
City
Cityscape

Inscription

Printed beneath print: ""Lith. & Pub. by N. Currier, Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1847 by N. Currier, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the Southern District of NY. 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce NY.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

12.75 x 16.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.681

Places

New York state (United States)