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Death of Washington, December 14, A.D. 1799

Publisher:
Lithographed and published by Nathaniel Currier (American, Roxbury, Massachusetts 1813–1888 New York)
Sitter:
Portrait of George Washington (American, 1732–1799)
Date:
1838–46
Medium:
Lithographed, hand colored
Dimensions:
Image: 8 1/4 × 12 11/16 in. (21 × 32.3 cm) Sheet: 10 3/16 x 13 7/8 in. (25.9 x 35.3 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Gift of Emily C. Chadbourne, 1952
Accession Number:
52.585.49
Not on view
Signature: in stone lower center: "Lith & Pub by N. Currier, 2 Spruce St., N.Y."
Emily C. Chadbourne; Donor: Emily C. Chadbourne
Peters 2064a; Conningham 1970, 1517; Gale 1652
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 2064a.

Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 1517.

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. 1652.



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