Botanical subjects

Description:

In the antebellum period, some women found employment making drawings for lithographic firms. Botanical illustrations like these, intended foruse in books and periodicals, often were drawn by women.

Date Made: ca 1840-1841

Designer: Negus, CarolineGraphic Artist: Sharp, WilliamMichelin, Francis

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Boston

Subject: Plants

Subject:

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Credit Line: Gift of L. Prang & Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: GA.01236Catalog Number: 01236Accession Number: 20593

Object Name: PrintprintlithographObject Type: LithographOther Terms: Print; Lithograph

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: sheet: 47.5 cm x 30 cm; 18 11/16 in x 11 13/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-ec82-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_803296

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