Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)
Image: 11 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. (29.2 x 19.7 cm)
Gift of Albert Ten Eyck Gardner, 1950
Not on view
Companion scene to "Homeward Bound (New York)." Man stands on dock in tattered clothing holding posessions over his shoulder in cloth bindle. He reads a sign advertising the "Shamrock Line American Packets."
Signature: In stone below image at lower left and lower right: LITH. & PUB. BY CURRIER & IVES,/ 152 NASSAU ST. N.Y.
Inscription: In stone below image at center: 511.
Albert Ten Eyck Gardner; Donor: Albert Ten Eyck Gardner
[related to Peters, Currier & Ives, 1230; not in Conningham 1970]; Conningham 1930, 3822; Gale, 5059
Frederick A. Conningham An Alphabetical list of 5735 titles of N. Currier and Currier & Ives prints: with dates of publications, sizes and recent auction prices. New York City, 1930, cat. no. 3822.
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931 [not in this reference but related to cat. no. 1230].
Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, not in this reference.
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. 5059.