Cutter Yacht "Scud" of Philadelphia – Modelled by Robert L. Stevens, Esq.
Drawn by Charles Parsons (American (born England), Hampshire 1821–1910 New York)
After James E. Butterworth (American (born England), Isle of Wight 1817–1894)
Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Color lithograph with hand coloring
image: 16 3/4 x 23 1/2 in. (42.5 x 59.7 cm)
sheet: 21 1/4 x 27 3/8 in. (54 x 69.5 cm)
Gift of A. S. Colgate, 1951
Not on view
Signature: in stone below image: "C. Parsons del. / Lith. by N. Currier"
Inscription: in stone below image at center: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by N. Currier...New York"; below title: New York, Published by N. Currier, 152 Nassau Street."
Donor: Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962)
Peters, Currier & Ives 1472; Conningham 1970, 1343; Gale 1467
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 1472.
Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 1343.
Gale Research Company, Bernard F. Reilly Jr. Currier & Ives, A Catalogue Raisonné: A comprehensive catalogue of the lithographs of Nathaniel Currier, James Merritt Ives and Charles Currier, including ephemera associated with the firm, 1834-1907. 1984, cat. no. 1467.