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Castle Garden, New York, from the Battery

Lithographer:
Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Date:
1848
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 7 15/16 × 12 1/2 in. (20.2 × 31.8 cm) Sheet: 13 5/16 × 17 1/4 in. (33.8 × 43.8 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:
54.90.768
Not on view
Signature: in stone below image at left and right: "Lith. & Pub. by N. Currier / 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce N.Y."

Inscription: in stone below image at center: "Entered...1848 by N. CUrrier...New York"; below center: "624"
Donor: Edward W. C. Arnold
Peters, Currier & Ives 3995; Conningham 1970, 840; Gale 0933
Isaac Newton Phelps Stokes The Iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909, compiled from original sources. 5 vols., 1915–1928, vol. III, p. 896, pl. 85.

Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 3995.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 840.

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. 0933.



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