Charles Richard Parsons (American, Brooklyn, New York 1844–1918 St. Ives, Cornwall)
LIthographed and published by Currier & Ives (American, active New York, 1857–1907)
Lithograph printed in color
Image: 17 1/8 x 25 3/4 in. (43.5 x 65.4 cm)
Image with text: 19 3/8 x 25 3/4 in. (49.2 x 65.4 cm)
Gift of A. S. Colgate, 1951
Not on view
Signature: in stone below image at left and right: "Published by Currier & Ives / 115 Nassau St. New York / C. R. Parsons del."
Inscription: in stone: "To James Gordon Bennett, Esq. This Print of his Artic Exploring [Yacht Jeannette], Is With Permission Repectfully Dedicated by the Publishers"
Adele S. Colgate (American, 1884–1962); Donor: Adele S. Colgate (American, 1884–1962)
Peters, Currier & Ives 1445; Conningham 1970, 264; Gale 7358
Harry T. Peters Currier & Ives, Printmakers to the American People. 2 vols., Garden City, NY, 1931, cat. no. 1445.
Frederick A. Conningham, Colin Simkin Currier & Ives prints; an illustrated check list. Crown Publishers, New York, 1970, cat. no. 264.
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. 7358.