Lunar Temples

Description (Brief):

Balck and white print; fantasy scene of flora and fauna on the moon as described in the "Sun", August 21-31, 1835.

Date Made: 1835

Lithographer: Norris & BakerMaker: Day, Benjamin H.

Location: Currently not on view

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

Subject: Wild AnimalsChronology: 1830-1839


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Exhibition Location:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2956Catalog Number: 60.2956Accession Number: 228146

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Measurements: image: 11 in x 15 in; 27.94 cm x 38.1 cm


Record Id: nmah_325237

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