Print (Lithograph)

  • Title:

    EXTERNAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE ORGANS OF THE MENTAL FACULTIES, AS TAUGHT BY SPURZHEIM.

  • Category:

    Prints and Maps

  • Creator (Role):

    William S. Pendleton (Engraver)

    Marsh, Capen and Lyon (Publisher)

    N. B. S. (Director)

  • Place of Origin:

    Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1835

  • Materials:

    Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove)

  • Techniques:

    Lithography, Hand colored

  • Museum Object Number:

    1973.0581


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1973.0581

Object Name

Print (Lithograph)

Title

EXTERNAL DEVELOPMENT OF THE ORGANS OF THE MENTAL FACULTIES, AS TAUGHT BY SPURZHEIM.

Category

Prints and Maps

Credit Line/Donor

Library purchase

Creator (Role)

William S. Pendleton (Engraver)
1795-1879
References: Last, The Color Explosion, pp. 120-1. Listed in Boston City Directories: 1826-30 William & John Pendleton, Graphic Court, Washington Street 1831-35 William S. Pendleton, Graphic Court, Washington Street The Pendleton brothers, William S. and John B., are among America's pioneer lithographers and sometimes credited as the founders of commerical lithography in the United States.

Marsh, Capen and Lyon (Publisher)
c.1832-c.1836

N. B. S. (Director)

Place of Origin

Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Date

1835

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Lower center; Eng.\d at Pendleton's.
2. Inscription; Lower center; N.B.S. direxit
3. Inscription; Lower center; Published by Marsh, Capen & Lyon. 133 Washington St. Boston.

Subjects

Anatomical illustration

Materials

Ink; Watercolor; Paper (wove)

Techniques

Lithography, Hand colored

Dimensions (inches)

28.3 (H) , 24.8 (W) , 26.2 (Image H) , 21.7 (Image W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

72 (H) , 63 (W) , 26.2 (Image H) , 21.7 (Image W)

Measurement Notes

Plate H: 27.5 in. (69.8 cm). Plate W: 23.0 in. (58.4 cm).

Publisher Summary

Marsh, Capen and Lyon

Publication Date

1835

Place of Publication

Boston, Massachusetts, New England, United States, North America

Watermark

None

Coloring

Hand colored with watercolors

Object Description

Text available soon.

Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Fowble, E. McSherry. 1987 Two Centuries of Prints in America, 1680-1880 : A Selective Catalogue of the Winterthur Museum Collection.
Published: no. 347, pp. 486-487.