The United States Senate, A. D. 1850

Robert Whitechurch, English, 1814 - about 1883, Peter Frederick Rothermel, American, 1817 - 1895

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1855

Engraving on paper

Image: 27 5/16 × 34 in. (69.3 × 86.4 cm)

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

PR.X.986.12

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower left: DRAWN BY P. F. ROTHERMEL; lower center: PUBLISHED BY WM SMITH, PRINT SELLER Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1855 by John M. Butler and Alfred Long in the Clerk‘s Office of the District Court of the United States in and for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania 702 SOUTH 3RD ST PHILADELPHIA / THE UNITED STATES SENATE, A.D. 1850 / This Engraving from the Original Picture is respectfully dedicates to the People of the United States by the Publishers; lower right: ENGRAVED BY R. WHITECHURCH

Exhibition History

Art and the Excited Spirit: America in the Romantic Period, The University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1972, no. 120.

Publication History

David Carew Huntington, Art and the Excited Spirit: America in the Romantic Period, Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Musuem of Art, 1972, p40, no. 120, plate 27.

Provenance

Source unknown.

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