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Zachary Taylor – People's Candidate for Twelfth President of the United States

Publisher:
Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Sitter:
Zachary Taylor (American, Montebello, Virginia 1784–1850 Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1848
Medium:
Hand-colored lithograph
Dimensions:
Image: 12 in. × 8 11/16 in. (30.5 × 22 cm) Sheet: 14 in. × 10 1/16 in. (35.5 × 25.5 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Emily C. Chadbourne, 1952
Accession Number:
52.585.35
Not on view
Signature: in stone lower center: "Lith & Pub by N. Currier / 152 Nassau St. Cor. of Spruce N.Y."

Inscription: in stone below image: "Entered...1848 by N. Currier...N.Y."
Donor: Emily C. Chadbourne
Peters, Currier & Ives 2019; Conningham 1970, 6877; Gale 7440
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 2019.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 6877.

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. 7440.



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