Chromolithograph

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1846

GUSN

GUSN-24123

Description

Hand-colored black and white lithograph of carriage "passing the Astor house, April 20th, 1846." Carriage colored in yellow, green, red and blue while buildings and spectators washed in pink. Canvas backing.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cityscapes (representations)
chromolithographs
canvas
hand coloring
ink
paper (fiber product)
printing (process)
buildings (structures)
carriages (vehicles)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
children (people by age group)
men (male humans)
women (female humans)
Unidentified Paper
Ink
Coated Canvas
Transfer Printed
Hand Colored
Carriage
Man
Woman
Children
Unidentified Building
PICTURE, CITYSCAPE

Inscription

Printed below image: ""LITH. & PUB. BY N. CURRIER,/ Entered according... in the year 1846 by N. Currier... Southern District of N.Y./ 2 SPRUCE ST. N.Y./ 417""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

Astor House

Maker

Currier, Nathaniel (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

11.625 x 18 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5030

Places

New York state (United States)