A Home in the Country (Summer)

Description (Brief):

Colored print of a rural home in summer, with other houses and a church in the background. A group of children swing on a gate at right. A boy and girl appear below a large tree near a well at center, with the boy lifting a bucket from the well. Men, women and children stroll and/or ride along a lane at left. Two verses from "The Old Oaken Bucket" appear beneath the image.

Date Made: ca 1866

Publisher: Spence, R. S.Maker: Robertson, William C.

Location: Currently not on view

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

Subject: HorsesPetsChildrenArchitecture


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


Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2644Catalog Number: 60.2644Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: image: 17 1/4 in x 25 in; 43.815 cm x 63.5 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-3484-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_324955

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