The Mother's Grave

The Mother's Grave

Description (Brief)
Colored memorial print of two children and a dog beside a gravestone which is inscribed "Sacred to the memory of an affectionate mother" and followed by a verse. A weeping willow tree is behind the gravestone and a spire of a church is in the distant background.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1848
maker
Baillie, James S.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Measurements
image: 12 in x 8 1/2 in; 30.48 cm x 21.59 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2979
catalog number
60.2979
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Chronology: 1840-1849
Children
Flowers
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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