Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Island Retreat, or Pauper Lunatic Asylum, Blackwell's Island, New York

Artist:
Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)
Lithographer:
Lithographed by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Date:
ca. 1839
Medium:
Lithographs, one with added watercolor
Dimensions:
largest sheet: 8 13/16 x 12 1/2 in. (22.4 x 31.7 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Edward W. C. Arnold Collection of New York Prints, Maps and Pictures, Bequest of Edward W. C. Arnold, 1954
Accession Number:
54.90.1374(1-5)
Not on view
Edward W. C. Arnold; Donor: Edward W. C. Arnold
[not in Currier & Ives catalogue raisonnés]
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