Washington Family

Nathaniel Currier, American, 1813 - 1888

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about 1835-1856

Hand-colored lithograph on wove paper

Image: 8 3/8 × 12 11/16 in. (21.2 × 32.2 cm)

Sheet: 9 15/16 × 13 15/16 in. (25.2 × 35.4 cm)

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

PR.X.986.95

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, within image, center: NOR / AMERICA [on map]; inscribed, on stone, within image, lower left: AMERICA / FRICA [on globe]; inscribed, on stone, lower left margin: Grandson. / Gen.l [l in superscript] Washington.; inscribed, on stone, lower right margin: Granddaughter. / Lady Washington.; inscribed, on stone, lower center: WASHINGTON FAMILY. / Lith: & Pub: by N. Currier 2 Spruce St N.Y.

Course History

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

WRIT 5, America‘s Founding Fathers: Why They Still Matter, Marlene Heck, Winter 2015

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

HIST 16, AAAS 12, Black America to the Civil War, Rashauna Chenault, Winter 2013

HIST 27, WGST 23, Gender and Power in American History from the Colonial Period to the Civil War, Leslie Butler, Spring 2012

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.

American Intellectual and Cultural History Through the Civil War, Harrington Gallery Teaching Exhibition, History 30, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, July 10-September 6, 1992.

Provenance

Source unknown.

Catalogue Raisonne

Conningham (1949): 6529 or 6532; Gale (1983): 7063

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