Distribution of the American Art - Union Prizes

Description (Brief):

Black and white print of a large, domed, circular hall filled with spectators observing the distribution of prizes. In the background is a large pipe organ and a variety of gas lighting devices.

Date Made: 1848

Publisher: Ridner, John P.Distributor: American Art UnionArtist: Matteson, Tompkins HarrisonMaker: Matteson, Tompkins HarrisonSarony & Major

Location: Currently not on view

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

Subject: Chronology: 1840-1849LightingAdornmentMarriageChildrenCivic AssociationsMusicHolidays and Celebrations, general


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Related Publication: Peters, Harry T.. America on Stone, Garvan, Anthony N. B. and Peter C. Welsh. Victorian American

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2406Catalog Number: 60.2406Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: image: 16 in x 20 3/4 in; 40.64 cm x 52.705 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-34db-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_324735

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