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City of Vera Cruz

Item Information

Title:
City of Vera Cruz
Description:
Hand-colored lithograph of the beach near Vera Cruz. A long line of pack mules is being led along the beach by two ot three people. In the background the city is seen and ships are harbored along the coast's shore. Frame: 1 1/2 in. gilt.
Maker:
Currier, Nathaniel
Date:
1847
Format:
Prints
Genre:
hand coloring
lithography
paper (fiber product)
seascapes
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
beaches
cities
figure- and animal-derived motifs
mules (mammals)
Unidentified Paper
Lithography
Hand Colored
Beach
Mule
City
Places:
New York
Extent:
12.75 in. x 16.875 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
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Notes:
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
Accession #:
1998.681
Identifier:
19839