Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Turn Out of the Employees of the American Express Company, Corner of Hudson, Jay & Staple Streets, New York City on June 21, 1858

Lithographed and published by Otto Botticher (American (born Germany), 1811–1866 Brooklyn)
Colored lithograph, with hand coloring
image: 19 7/16 x 14 1/8 in. (49.4 x 35.9 cm) sheet: 23 x 17 15/16 in. (58.4 x 45.5 cm)
Credit Line:
The Edward W. C. Arnold Collection of New York Prints, Maps and Pictures, Bequest of Edward W. C. Arnold, 1954
Accession Number:
Not on view
Edward W. C. Arnold; Donor: Edward W. C. Arnold
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," July 13, 2009–October 4, 2009.

Stokes, Iconography III. 895, no.68; Peters, America on Stone, p. 100
Catherine Hoover Voorsanger, John K. Howat Art and the Empire City: New York, 1825–1861. Exh. cat., Metropolitan Museum of Art, Sept. 19, 2000 to Jan. 7, 2001. New York and New Haven, 2000, fig. no. 175, p. 219.

Related Objects

Sherman at Savannah, Georgia

Artist: Otto Botticher (American (born Germany), 1811–1866 Brooklyn) Date: 1865 Medium: Lithograph with tint stone Accession: 47.100.531 On view in:Not on view

Nocturne (Nocturne: The Thames at Battersea)

Artist: James McNeill Whistler (American, Lowell, Massachusetts 1834–1903 London) Date: 1878 Medium: Lithotint with scraping, on a prepared half-tint ground, second state of two (Chicago), printed in soft gray-black ink on pale blue laid chine mounted on ivory wove plate paper Accession: 17.3.159 On view in:Not on view

Collier's Weekly: Remington in Cuba, March

Artist: Frederic Remington (American, Canton, New York 1861–1909 Ridgefield, Connecticut) Date: 1899 Medium: Color lithograph Accession: 44.36.1 On view in:Gallery 773

Pony Tracks

Artist: Edward Penfield (American, Brooklyn, New York 1866–1925 Beacon, New York) Date: 1895 Medium: Color lithograph Accession: 1988.1068.13 On view in:Gallery 773