Lola Coming ! Europe farewell! America I come

Lola Coming ! Europe farewell! America I come

Description (Brief)
Black and white print of a ballet dancer (Lola Montez) on point dancing on a swan boat that is pulling away from shore. Cupid sits in the back of the boat firing an arrow toward figures crying and waving on the shore. A steamship is in the right background. The dancer made her Americn debut in December 1851.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
1851-1852
depicted; cited
Montez, Lola
maker
Johnston, David Claypoole
place made
World
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
image: 6 1/4 in x 9 in; 15.875 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2664
catalog number
60.2664
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Costume
Adornment
Uniforms, Military
Dancing
Political Caricatures
Courtship, love
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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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