The "Herald" in the Country

The "Herald" in the Country

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Description (Brief)
Colored print of two men dressed in sporting attire and standing in a wooded glen, confering across a fence about the news in the New York "Herald." One man holds a pitchfork, the other has a rifle that is leaning against the fence and a dead bird that is lying on the ground next to the rifle.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
lithograph
Object Type
Lithograph
date made
1854
publisher
Knoedler, M.
lithographer
Thielley
artist
Mount, William Sidney
place made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Physical Description
ink (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements
image: 15 in x 12 in; 38.1 cm x 30.48 cm
ID Number
DL.60.2437
catalog number
60.2437
accession number
228146
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
subject
Chronology: 1850-1859
Birds
Communication, newspapers
Hunting
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Domestic Furnishings
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Peters Prints
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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