A Home in the Country (Summer)

A Home in the Country (Summer)

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Description (Brief)
Colored print of a rural home in summer, with other houses and a church in the background. A group of children swing on a gate at right. A boy and girl appear below a large tree near a well at center, with the boy lifting a bucket from the well. Men, women and children stroll and/or ride along a lane at left. Two verses from "The Old Oaken Bucket" appear beneath the image.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
ca 1866
publisher
Spence, R. S.
maker
Robertson, William C.
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 17 1/4 in x 25 in; 43.815 cm x 63.5 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2644
catalog number
60.2644
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Horses
Pets
Children
Architecture
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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