General Grant and Family

Currier & Ives, American, 1857 - 1907

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1867

Lithograph on wove paper

Image: 8 3/16 × 12 3/8 in. (20.8 × 31.4 cm)

Sheet: 13 1/2 × 17 5/8 in. (34.3 × 44.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Sherman Adams, Class of 1920

PR.958.338

Publisher

Currier & Ives, New York

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, on stone, lower left margin: LITH OF CURRIER & IVES. / GEN.L [L in superscript] GRANT. / JESSE ROOT GRANT.; inscribed, on stone, lower center margin: Entered according to Act of Congress AD [AD in ligature] 1867, by Currier & Ives, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of N.Y. / ULYSSESS SIMPSON GRANT. FRED.K [K in superscript] DENT GRANT. / ELLEN WRENSHALL GRANT.; inscribed, on stone, lower right margin: 152 NASSAU ST NEW YORK / MRS. GRANT.; inscribed, on stone, lower center: GENERAL GRANT AND FAMILY. / New York, Published by Currier & Ives, 152 Nassau St.

Course History

HIST 7.32, Civil War Photography, Robert Bonner, Spring 2019

ITAL 3, Introductory Italian III, Scott Milspaugh, Spring 2013

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Yasser Elhariry, Winter 2013

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Annabelle Cone, Winter 2013

FREN 3, Intermediate French, Annabelle Cone, Winter 2013

Exhibition History

Unlayering Stereotypes: Selections from the Permanent Collection For Teaching Cultural Anthropology, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, Anthropology 7, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 24-August 20, 1995.

Provenance

Sherman Adams (1899-1986), Lincoln, New Hampshire; given to present collection, 1958.

Catalogue Raisonne

Conningham (1949): 2273; Gale Research (1983): 2446

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