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Central Park, N.Y. Preparing for a Drive

Central Park, N.Y. Preparing for a Drive

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Description (Brief)
Colored print; outdoor scene of a woman and two children near a lake. The boy is harnessing a goat to a small carriage in which the girl, who is holding a whip, is sitting. The woman, who is seated on a stone balustrade, supervises from the right. Swans and a boat appear on the lake in the background.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
chromolithograph
Object Type
Chromolithograph
date made
1874
maker
Schile, Henry
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 18 in x 24 1/2 in; 45.72 cm x 62.23 cm
overall: 22 1/4 in x 28 in; 56.515 cm x 71.12 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2466
catalog number
60.2466
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Carriages
Pets
Architecture, Domestic Buildings
Children
Birds
Bridges
Chronology: 1870-1879
Parks, public
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Clothing & Accessories
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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