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Free to Serve: A Tale of Colonial New York

Designer:
Maxfield Parrish (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1870–1966 Plainfield, New Hampshire)
Publisher:
Copeland and Day
Printer:
G. H. Walker & Co. Lithography
Date:
1897
Medium:
Color lithography
Dimensions:
Sheet: 18 3/8 × 12 9/16 in. (46.7 × 31.9 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Posters
Credit Line:
Leonard A. Lauder Collection of American Posters, Gift of Leonard A. Lauder, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.1202.68
Not on view
Signature: printed within image, below cornice, lower right: "M.P"

Inscription: printed within image, upper center: "Price $1.50", within image, at center: " Free to Serve / E. Rayner"; below image, bottom center: "Boston / Copeland and Day"; below cornice at left: "Geo. H. Walker & Co. Lith. Boston"
Leonard A. Lauder; Donor: Leonard A. Lauder
Kiehl 138.136
David W. Kiehl, Phillip Dennis Cate, Nancy Finlay American Art Posters of the 1890s in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, including the Leonard A. Lauder Collection. Ex. cat. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1987, cat. no. 136, p. 138, ill.



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