Skeeter

Skeeter

Description (Brief)
Black and white comic print of a huge mosquito with a human face and a funnel shaped nose. He is hovering over the earth. The moon, which has a face, is watching and the stars are in the background. A poem is beneath the image. This is one of over 100 in a series of comic parodies of popular songs.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1875
maker
Vance, Parsloe and Company
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
image: 6 in x 6 1/2 in; 15.24 cm x 16.51 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2847
catalog number
60.2847
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Comic prints
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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