Print (Lithograph)

  • Title:

    PARTRIDGE SHOOTING.

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    Currier & Ives (Lithographer and publisher)

    Fanny F. Palmer (Designer)

  • Place of Origin:

    New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1865

  • Materials:

    Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Lithography, Hand colored

  • Museum Object Number:

    2000.0019.127 A


  • Complete Details



Object Number

2000.0019.127 A

Object Name

Print (Lithograph)

Title

PARTRIDGE SHOOTING.

Category

Prints and Maps

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of C. Porter Schutt

Creator (Role)

Currier & Ives (Lithographer and publisher)
1857-1907
References: Last, The Color Explosion, pp. 66-7; Peters, America on Stone. Listed in New York City directories: 152 Nassau Street and 2 Spruce Street, 1857-65 152 Nassau Street and 33 Spruce Street, 1866-72 125 Nassau Street and 33 Spruce Street, 1872-74 123 Nassau Street and 33 Spruce Street, 1874-77 115 Nassau Street and 33 Spruce Street, 1877-94 108 Fulton Street and 33 Spruce Street, 1894-96 33 Spruce Street, 1896-1907

Fanny F. Palmer (Designer)
1812-08/20/1876
Fanny Palmer began working for Nathaniel Currier (later Currier & Ives) about 1851, and is today credited with over 200 signed lithographs and countless others unsigned.

Place of Origin

New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1865

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Lower right, beneath image; CURRIER & IVES, LITH. N.Y.
2. Inscription; Lower left, beneath image; F.F. PALMER, DEL.
3. Inscription; Lower center, beneath title; NEW YORK PUBLISHED BY CURRIER & IVES 152 NASSAU ST.
4. Inscription; Lower center, above title; Entered according to Act of Congress AD. 1865, by Currier & Ives, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern District of N.Y.

Subjects

Genre scene; Sporting pictures; Landscape

Materials

Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Lithography, Hand colored

Dimensions (inches)

16.1 (H) , 22.2 (W) , 12.7 (Image H) , 19.8 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

40.9 (H) , 56.4 (W) , 12.7 (Image H) , 19.8 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

H at left. W at bottom.

Publisher Summary

Currier & Ives

Publication Date

1865

Place of Publication

New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Watermark

none

Coloring

Hand colored with watercolors

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Peters, Harry Twyford. 1929 Currier and Ives: Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols.
Print listed as no.3327, p.333.
[Book] Gale Research Company & Reilly, Bernard F. 1984 Currier & Ives, A Catalogue Raisonné: A Comprehensive catalogue of the lithographs of Nathaniel Currier, James Merrit Ives and Charles Currier, including ephemera associated with the firm, 1834-1907. 2.
Print listed as cat. no. 5114, p. 521.