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The Celebrated Horse "Blower", King of the Road, in His Great Match Against Time...Driven By One of the Bo-hoys & Won in 2:10 1/16

Publisher:
Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Date:
1848–56
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 15/16 x 14 in. (25.3 x 35.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of A. S. Colgate, 1952
Accession Number:
52.632.314
Not on view
Signature: in stone below title: "Lith. & Pub. by N. Currier, 152 Nassau Street N.Y."

Inscription: in stone, lower center: "237"
Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962); Donor: Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962)
[not in Peters, Currier & Ives]; Conningham 1970, 882; Gale 0974
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, not in this catalogue raisonné.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 882.

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. 0974.



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