A Striking Likeness

Description (Brief)
Colored print. Schoolroom scene with four boys engaged in various activites: two drawing caricature of their teacher upon a blackboard, a third watching the fourth thumb his nose at the drawing. The school master is entering the room on the right, switch in hand and wearing small round glasses. Long table and map on wall in background.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1843-1860
distributor
Phelps & Watson
distributor?
Whiting, F. P.
lithographer
E.B. and E.C. Kellogg
publisher
Golden & Sammons
place made
United States: Connecticut, Hartford
Physical Description
hand-colored (image production method/technique)
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
image: 12 1/2 in x 9 1/4 in; 31.75 cm x 23.495 cm
overall: 16 in x 12 in; 40.64 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2298
catalog number
60.2298
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Education
Glasses
Comic prints
Architecture, Educational Buildings
Children
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
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Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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