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Union Palace Hotel, Union Square, New York

Artist:
Frances Flora Bond Palmer (American (born England), Leicester 1812–1876 New York)
Lithographer:
Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Date:
1849–56
Medium:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 8 9/16 × 11 11/16 in. (21.8 × 29.7 cm) Sheet: 13 5/16 × 17 11/16 in. (33.8 × 45 cm)
Classifications:
Prints, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Adele S. Colgate, 1962
Accession Number:
63.550.343
Not on view
Signature: in stone below image at left and right: "F. F. Palmer del / N. Currier Lith N.Y."

Inscription: in stone, below image at rigth: "J. C. Wheeler / John Wheeler, Proprietors"; below title: "This Hotel is Situated in the Most Fashionable and Elegant Quarter of the City, and is Unsurpassed in all its Departments for Convience, Quietness, and Luxury"
Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962); Donor: Adele S. Colgate (American, died 1962)
Peters Currier & Ives 4088; Conningham 1970, 6286; Gale 6773
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 4088.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 6286.

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. 6773.



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