EAST ROCK, NEW HAVEN [AND] WEST ROCK, NEW HAVEN.

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George Durrie


East Rock, New Haven [and] West Rock, New Haven.

Three-stone lithographs with some handcoloring, 1853.
East Rock 14 3/4 x 20 1/2 " (374 x 520 mm). West Rock 13 3/4 x 20 5/8" (338 x 524 mm).
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 9901
Price: $4,250.00
Publisher : Sarony & Co., New York.
Two folio sized prints after the great Connecticut painter, George H. Durrie. Durrie is best remembered for his paintings of winter scenes, especially those that the lithographic firm of Currier & Ives used. As a pair. Napoleon Sarony got his start in lithography in the employment of Nathaniel Currier. Upon embarking in his own business in 1840, he proved to be a great success, playing a major role in lithography throughout the rest of the 19th century. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Town Views - United States , Connecticut

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