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A Happy Party.
1858-1866
Printer:Printed by E.B. & E.C. Kellogg , American, 1840 - 1867
Publisher:Published by E.B. & E.C. Kellogg , American, 1840 - 1867
Lithography; printer's ink and watercolor on wove paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 8 3/4 x 13in. (22.2 x 33cm) Sheet (height x width): 13 x 16 3/8in. (33 x 41.6cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Michael Shortell
Description: Ten children and a woman are gathered on a grassy lawn beneath two large trees. At the right, two small boys wearing pantalets, skirts, and jackets push a girl in a swing. No legs are visible beneath her skirts. A hat lies on the ground nearby. Other children, including a young girl holding a bouquet of flowers, look on. A boy and girl sit holding hands at the base of the large tree at the left. The woman is seated at the far left wearing a cloak and holding a small child. Lily pads and waterlily blossoms are in a pond in the left foreground.
Inscription: Lithographed title beneath image, "A HAPPY PARTY. / 11."; lower right, in pencil, "Geo. W. Clark" On verso, lower right, in pencil, accession number.
Object Number: 2008.44.2
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