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Daughters of Temperance.
1852-1854
Printer:Printed by Elijah Chapman Kellogg , American, 1811 - 1881
Publisher:Published by Elijah Chapman Kellogg , American, 1811 - 1881
Publisher:Published by Ensign, Thayer & Co. , American, 1850 - 1852
Lithography; printer's ink and watercolor on wove paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 11 7/8 x 8 1/2in. (30.2 x 21.6cm) Sheet (height x width): 13 x 9 9/16in. (33 x 24.3cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Dr. James C. Bonnette
Description: Two women stand side by side and arm in arm in the interior of a room. They are wearing similar dresses, with flounces, long sleeves, and sashes. Around their necks are medallions in the shape of rosettes with tassels. The woman on the left also wears a snood and holds a handkerchief and a small bouquet of flowers in her right hand. Drapery trimmed with fringe is tied back at the left and right, framing a large window through which trees are visible. A patterned carpet is on the floor.
Inscription: On recto, lithographed title beneath image, "DAUGHTERS OF TEMPERANCE. / 347." On verso, lower left, in pencil, "Henry Gates"; lower center, in black ink, "1829"; lower right, in pencil, accession number
Object Number: 2005.177.27
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