The Mammoth Grove. Plate VIII. The "Two Guardsmen" at the Entrance of the Grove. 1861

Description (Brief):

Black and white print of a clearing in a forest of hugh trees. Two large trees flank the opening to the clearing. A wooden building with an attached shed and a circular pavillon with a dome are in the clearing.

Date Made: 1862

Maker: Vischer, Edward

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: California

Subject: Parks, publicArchitecture, Commercial BuildingsDepicted: Horseback RidingSubject: Chronology: 1860-1869

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

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.3839Catalog Number: 60.3839

Object Name: lithographObject Type: Lithograph

Measurements: image: 8 3/4 in x 12 1/4 in; 22.225 cm x 31.115 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-7f77-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_326019

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