Nathaniel Currier, publisher (American, 1813-1888)
RAIL SHOOTING. ON THE DELAWARE. 1852, (Conningham, 5054). Identified by inscriptions in the matrix. Lithograph with hand-coloring on paper, sheet size 17 7/8 x 24 in., matted, in a molded maple frame. Condition: Margins of 1 3/4 in. or more, hinged at the top, light toning and mat stain, five repaired tears to the margin edges, several small losses to edges, several small surface abrasions, some to image in sky area.
Note: This lithograph ranked no. 37 in the original "Best 50" large folio.