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Yachts on a Summer Cruise

Artist:
Charles Richard Parsons (American, Brooklyn, New York 1844–1918 St. Ives, Cornwall)
Lithographer:
Parsons & Atwater (American, active from 1863)
Publisher:
Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)
Date:
1871
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 16 3/4 x 27 1/2 in. (42.5 x 69.9 cm) Image with text: 18 x 27 1/2 in. (45.7 x 69.9 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of A. S. Colgate, 1951
Accession Number:
51.567.6
Not on view
Signature: in stone below image at left and right: "Currier & Ives lith. / Parsons & Atwater del. N.Y."

Inscription: in stone, key below image: "Tidal Wave. Dreadnought. Wanderer. Columbia. Rambler."
Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962); Donor: Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962)
Peters, Currier & Ives 1482; Conningham 1970, 6821; Gale 7374
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 1482.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 6821.

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. 7374.



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