Daniel Webster (1782-1852), Class of 1801

Nathaniel Currier, American, 1813 - 1888

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1834-1856

Hand-colored lithograph on paper

Image: 12 3/8 × 8 7/8 in. (31.5 × 22.5 cm)

Sheet: 13 7/8 × 9 15/16 in. (35.3 × 25.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College

PR.X.162.5

Publisher

N. Currier Lithographer, 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 & PUB. BY N. CURRIER; inscribed, on stone, lower right margin: 152 NASSAU ST. COR. OF SPRUCE N.Y; inscribed, on stone, lower center: AGED 70 YEARS. / BORN JANY. 18TH [TH in superscript] 1782. HON. [missing piece] [DAN]IEL WEBSTER. DIED OCT. 24TH [TH in superscript] 1852 / [missing piece] YEARS ARE THREE SCORE AND TEN. / "On the 24th [th in superscript] of October all that is morta [missing piece] more" "Heavenly Father forgive my sins and receive me to thyself, through Jesus Christ."

Exhibition History

Happy Birthday Daniel Webster, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 5, 1975-January 25, 1976.

Provenance

Source unknown.

Catalogue Raisonne

Conningham (1949): 2898

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