Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-19878

Description

Lithograph of the Capitol in a 1 1/2 in. gilt frame. Many figures oustide socializing. There are two carriages and horses in the foreground. This version of the Capitol existed in the early 1830's, no additions were made to the building until 1851.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
hand coloring
lithography
prints (visual works)
Print
Lithography
Hand Colored
PICTURE

Inscription

Printed beneath print: ""Lith. & Pub. By N. Currier, 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce NY 612""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

The Capitol

Maker

Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

18.375 x 21.625 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.228

Reference Notes

Peters, Harry T.. Currier and Ives: Printmakers to the American People. [No Publisher].

Date

1840-1870 (Possibly)

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