Chromolithograph

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-24122

Description

Chromolithograph depicting the bombardment of Vera Cruz "by the American Army, commanded by General Scott" and numbers of men and losses printed on either side of title. Scott and army in foreground, burning city and ships in background. Canvas backing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chromolithographs
canvas
ink
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
cities
figure- and animal-derived motifs
soldiers
Unidentified Paper
Ink
Coated Canvas
Transfer Printed
Mexican War
Soldier
City
PICTURE, HISTORIC

Inscription

Printed below image: ""LITH. & PUB. BY J. BAILLIE, 88 ST NEAR 3D AVE. N. YORK""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Baillie, James (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

11.5 x 17 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5029

Places

New York state (United States)