The Arkansas Traveller

Description (Brief)
Colored print depicting the famous folktale of the Arkansas Traveler, Col. Sandy C. Faulkner. In this scene, Col. Faulkner, on horseback, encounters a family outside a broken-down log cabin. A man sits in front of the cabin playing a fiddle. Other family members are gathered in the doorway, with one boy sitting outside.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1859
depicted
Faulkner, S. C.
printer
J. H. Bufford and Company
artist
Washbourne, E. P.
lithographer
Grozelier, Leopold
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 14 1/2 in x 17 3/4 in; 36.83 cm x 45.085 cm
overall: 18 in x 20 1/2 in; 45.72 cm x 52.07 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2432
catalog number
60.2432
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Horses
Horseback Riding
Chronology: 1850-1859
Pets
Furnishings
Children
Architecture, Domestic Buildings
Music
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

Comments

Add a comment about this object