THE LIFE & AGE OF MAN. STAGES OF MANS LIFE FROM THE CRADLE TO THE GRAVE.

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The Life & Age of Man. Stages of Mans Life from the Cradle to the Grave.

Lithograph, hand colored. Undated c.1840.
Image size 8 3/4 x 13" (22.3 x 32.9 cm)
Fair to good condition. Some overall paper toning and a few minor tears along sheet edges.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 99330
Price: $425.00
Publisher : Lith. & Pub. by J. Ballie.
Baillie's version of Nathaniel Currier's classic image of the 11 stages of life, comparing each stage to a different animal. Example for a man: "Strength fails at fifty but with wit, Fox-like he helps to manage it." 18th-19th Century Subjects , Genre