Sacramento Valley

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1873

GUSN

GUSN-19960

Description

Chromolithograph of Sacramento Valley. In the foreground a sailing vessel is pulled up along a shore. Two other smaller row boats can also be seen in the water. Five figures are in the craft. A field, several trees and mountains are seen in the background. Mounted in a carved wooden frame.

Details

Descriptive Terms

landscapes (representations)
chromolithographs
paper (fiber product)
chromolithography
mountains
sailing vessels
Print
Print

Inscription

Parts of text just visible in bottom left corner, mostly obscured by frame (printed)
"Prang's/ American Chromos./ California Views. No. 5/ Sacramento Valley./ After John R. Key./ Original in the possession of the Publishers./ Chromo-lithographed and Published by/ L. Prang & Co.,/ 2182 Washington Street, Boston./ Entered according to the Act of Congress, in the year 1873, by L. Prang & Co., in the office of the Librarian of Congress, at Washington, D.C." (printed)
List of Prang's Chromos: November 1st, 1873 (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

L. Prang & Co. (Printer)
After Key, John R. (Artist)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

13 1/2 x 20 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.554.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)