Market Scene

Description (Brief):

Colored print; market scene with a black man sitting on a bench before two women, one white and holding up a rabbit for examination, the other black and holding a basket of fruit and two fowl. In front of him is a table with fowl that he is selling. Two baskets of fruit are beside him. More fowl and meat are on hooks on the wall behind him. Conversation between the white woman and the man is contained in dialogue bubbles over their heads (see inscriptions).

Date Made: 1848

Lithographer: Baillie, James S.Artist: Bucholzer, H.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York City

Subject: EatingLivestockChronology: 1840-1849BirdsComic printsBlacks


See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life, Art, Peters Prints, Domestic Furnishings


Exhibition Location:

Related Publication: Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone

Credit Line: Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2295Catalog Number: 60.2295Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: hand-colored (image production method/technique)ink (overall material)paper (overall material)Measurements: image: 8 in x 12 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 31.75 cmoverall: 10 in x 14 in; 25.4 cm x 35.56 cm


Record Id: nmah_324633

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