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A View of Cooke's Tomb in St. Paul's Churchyard, New York

Artist:
Engraved and published by John Rubens Smith (American, London 1775–1849 New York)
Printer:
William Rollinson (American, Dudley, Staffordshire 1762–1842 New York)
Date:
1821
Medium:
Aquatint
Dimensions:
image: 15 1/4 x 12 11/16 in. (38.8 x 32.2 cm) sheet: 20 13/16 x 14 1/4 in. (52.8 x 36.2 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:
54.90.741
Not on view
Inscription: "Three kingdoms claim his birth. Both hemispheres pronounce his worth."
Edward W. C. Arnold; Donor: Edward W. C. Arnold
Stokes, Iconography III.575-6, pl.90; Fielding III.1462
Mantle Fielding American Engravers upon Copper and Steel: Biographical Sketches and Check Lists of Engravings: A Supplement of David McNeely Stauffer's American Engravers. 1917, vol. III, no. 1462, p. 251.

Picturing Victorian America: Prints by the Kellogg Brothers of Hartford, 1830-1880. Nancy Finlay, The Connecticut Historical Society, Harford, CT, 2009, fig. 79, p. 68.



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