Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

First Appearance of Jenny Lind in America, at Castle Garden, September 11th, 1850

Publisher:
Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Date:
1850
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 9 1/8 × 13 7/8 in. (23.1 × 35.3 cm) Sheet: 12 5/16 × 15 11/16 in. (31.3 × 39.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Edward W. C. Arnold Collection of New York Prints, Maps and Pictures, Bequest of Edward W. C. Arnold, 1954
Accession Number:
54.90.652
Not on view
Signature: in stone below image at left and right: "Lith. and Pub. by N. Currier / 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce N.Y."

Inscription: in stone below image at center: "Entered according to Act of Congres...1850 by N. Currier..."; lower center: "Total receipts $26,238."
Donor: Edward W. C. Arnold
Peters, Currier & Ives 3998; Conningham 1970, 1957; Gale 2124
Isaac Newton Phelps Stokes The Iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909, compiled from original sources. 5 vols., 1915–1928, vol. III, p. 896, no. 87.

Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 3998.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 1957.

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. 2124.



Related Objects

All Right!

Artist: Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York) Date: 1835–56 Medium: Hand-colored lithograph Accession: 63.550.449 On view in:Not on view

Clipper Ship "Red Jacket" – In the Ice off Cape Horn, on Her Passage from Australia, to Liverpool, August 1854

Artist: Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York) Date: 1855 Medium: Hand-colored lithograph Accession: 63.550.17 On view in:Not on view

The Road-side

Artist: Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York) Date: 1848–56 Medium: Hand-colored lithograph Accession: 51.567.36 On view in:Not on view

The Clipper Yacht "America" – Winner of the Royal Yacht Squadron Cup, Value £100 in the Cup Match for All Nations at Cowes, August 22nd, and of a Match with the Titania for £100, August 28, 1851

Artist: Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York) Date: 1851 Medium: Hand-colored lithograph Accession: 51.567.18 On view in:Not on view

The Harvest Field

Artist: LIthographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York) Date: 1848–56 Medium: Hand-colored lithograph Accession: 51.567.66 On view in:Not on view