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Presenting a pair of authentic Currier & Ives lithographs, capturing moments of historical significance and daily life from the 19th century.

 

  • "Central-Park, Winter": A vibrant scene set in Central Park during winter, this lithograph depicts a lively day of ice-skating, with elegantly dressed men, women, and children enjoying the season. The attention to detail captures the spirit of a New York winter during the period, with the American flag flying high in the background, signaling a gathering point for the community.

 

  • "The Whale Fishery": A dramatic portrayal of the harrowing and perilous endeavor of whale fishing. This piece vividly illustrates a whaling ship amidst tumultuous waters, with sailors bravely trying to secure their catch. The tumult of the sea and the fervor of the hunt are brought to life with meticulous detail.

 

Both lithographs are set in a durable wood frame, preserving their charm and ensuring they remain a treasured piece of history. These works are not only captivating in their artistry but also serve as a window into the customs, pastimes, and challenges of the time.

 

Ideal for collectors or those passionate about historical art, these Currier & Ives lithographs are a testament to the skilled craftsmanship and artistry of the 19th-century printmakers. Enhance your space with these timeless pieces that continue to resonate with cultural significance.

Antique Currier & Ives Lithographs: "Central-Park, Winter" & "The Whale Fishery"

PriceFrom $82.00
  • Measurements

    11" W x 9.25" H

  • Condition

    Moderate, staining and tanning throughout both prints.

    "Central-Park, Winter" has extensive water damage and frame has begun to separate in corners. Frame is secure but visually there are gaps.

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  • No returns or exchanges

    Buyer can contact seller about any issues with an order.