Interior of Garaningiou's House, Feejee

Description (Brief):

This engraved printing plate was prepared to print an image of "Interior of Garaningiou's House, Feejee" for the publication "The Narrative of the United States Exploring Expedition, During the Years 1838, 1839, 1840, 1841, 1842," 1844, Volume 3, following page 126, in the edition Philadelphia : Lea and Blanchard, 1845. The engraving was produced by J. F. E. Prudhomme after a sketch by A. T. Agate.

Date Made: 1845

Associated Name: Wilkes, CharlesOriginal Artist: Agate, A. T.Graphic Artist: Prudhomme, J. F. E.Printer: Sherman, C.Maker: Lea & Blanchard

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Related Event: U.S. Exploring Expedition


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


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1999.0145.357Accession Number: 1999.0145Catalog Number: 1999.0145.357

Object Name: Plateplate, printingObject Type: Engraving

Physical Description: copper (overall material)steel (overall material)Measurements: overall: 28.1 cm x 32.8 cm; 11 1/16 in x 12 15/16 in


Record Id: nmah_600595

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