Sydney

Description (Brief):

This engraved printing plate was prepared to print an image of "Sydney" for the publication "The Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition, During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842," 1844, Volume 2, following page 165, in the edition Philadelphia : Lea and Blanchard, 1845. The engraving was produced by the firm of Rawdon Wright & Hatch after a sketch by A.T. Agate.

Date Made: 1845

Associated Name: Wilkes, CharlesOriginal Artist: Agate, A. T.Graphic Artist: RawdonPrinter: Sherman, C.Graphic Artist: HatchWright

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Related Event: U.S. Exploring Expedition

Subject:

See more items in: Work and Industry: Graphic Arts, Wilkes Blocks

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1999.0145.336Accession Number: 1999.0145Catalog Number: 1999.0145.336

Object Name: Plateplate, printingObject Type: Engraving

Measurements: overall: 10 in x 13 1/4 in; 25.4 cm x 33.69996 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-464c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_600574

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