The "Herald" in the Country

Claude Thielley, French, 1811 - 1880
after William Sidney Mount, American, 1807 - 1868



Hand colored lithograph on wove paper

Impression: 15 5/8 × 13 3/4 in. (39.7 × 34.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund



Lemercier et Cie., Paris


Goupil et Cie, Paris, France


Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Printed, lower left: Painted by W.S. MOUNT / Berlin-Verlag von GOUPIL & Cie.; center: Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1854 by M. Knoedler, in the clerk's Office of the district Court of the United States for the Southern district of New York. / THE "HERALD" IN THE COUNTRY. / Paris-London-Published by Goupic & Cie./Printed by Lemercier in Paris; lower right: Lithographed by THIELLEY. / New York Pub.d by GOUPIL & Co.

Exhibition History

The American Scene: Views of Everyday Life, 1840-1890, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, ArtH50, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 27-September 6, 1998.


The Old Print Shop, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1953.

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