Charles Richard Parsons (American, Brooklyn, New York 1844–1918 St. Ives, Cornwall)
Lyman W. Atwater (American, 1835–1891)
Parsons & Atwater (American, active from 1863)
Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)
Image: 19 1/4 x 28 in. (48.9 x 71.1 cm)
Image with text: 21 1/4 x 28 in. (54 x 71.1 cm)
Gift of A. S. Colgate, 1951
Not on view
Signature: in stone below image at left and right: "Parsons & Atwater del. / Currier & Ives lith. N.Y."
Inscription: in stone: "Length on deck 120 ft. Breadth of beam 24 ft. Depth of hold 9ft. Tonnage 267"
Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962); Donor: Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962)
Peters, Currier & Ives 1434a; see Conningham 1970, 6797; Gale 7350
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 1434a.
Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, see cat. no. 6797.
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. 7350.