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Hiawatha's Wedding / Louis Maurer

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Title(s): 
Hiawatha's Wedding
Creator(s): 
Louis Maurer
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1868
Materials/Techniques: 
hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 3/8 x 23 in. (46.7 x 58.4 cm)
Classification: 
Accession No: 
1526.31
Department: 
Signed in stone, "L. MAURER" in lower right on recto; Inscribed, "LITH. BY CURRIER & IVES, N.Y." in margin in lower left on recto; Inscribed, "'From the Wigwam he departed Leading with him a Laughing Water, Hand in hand they went together Thr'o the Woodland and the meadow.'" in margin in lower left on recto; Inscribed, "ENTERED ACCORDING TO ACT OF CONGRESS IN THE YEAR 1858 BY CURRIER & IVES, IN THE CLERK'S OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF N.Y." and "HIAWATHA'S WEDDING." and "NEW YORK, PUBD BY CURRIER & IVES 152 NASSAU ST" in margin in lower center on recto; Inscribed, "And the ancient arrow maker Sat down by his sunny doorway, Murmuring to himself and saying Thus it is; our daughters leave us"." in margin in lower right on recto.
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