Across the Continent – "Westward the Course of Empire Takes Its Way"
Frances Flora Bond Palmer (American (born England), Leicester 1812–1876 New York)
On stone by James Merritt Ives (American, New York 1824–1895 New York)
Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)
image: 17 3/4 x 27 1/4 in. (45.1 x 69.2 cm)
Gift of George S. Amory, in memory of his wife, Renée Carhart Amory, 1966
Not on view
George S. Amory; Donor: George S. Amory
Peters, Currier & Ives 2085; Conningham 1970, 33; Gale 0039
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 2085.
Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 33.
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. 0039.
Artist: Frances Flora Bond Palmer (American (born England), Leicester 1812–1876 New York)Date: 1847–48Medium: Lithograph with beige tint stone and white hand coloringAccession: 54.90.1022On view in:Not on view