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Halls of Justice, New York

Lithographer:
Lithographer and Publisher Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Architect:
John Haviland (American (born England) 1792–1852)
Date:
ca. 1838
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 7 3/16 × 11 7/16 in. (18.2 × 29 cm) Sheet: 12 7/8 × 16 3/8 in. (32.7 × 41.6 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Adele S. Colgate, 1962
Accession Number:
63.550.178
Not on view
Signature: in stone below image at right: "N. Curriers Lith. N.Y."; in graphite, lower left: "Mathew Carey Esquire / with J. Haviland's Compliments"

Inscription: in stone below title: "Designed & Erecting by John Haviland, Architect"
Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962); Donor: Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962)
Peters, Currier & Ives 4087; Conningham 1970, 2692; Gale 2916
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 4087.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 2692.

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. 2916.

Gloria Gilda Deák Picturing America, 1497-1899: Prints, Maps, and Drawings Bearing on the New World Discoveries and on the Development of the Territory that is now the United States, from the ...Collection ...of the New York Public Library. Princeton, N.J., 1988, cat. no. 490.



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