The County Election

1854
Designed by George Caleb Bingham (American, 1811–1879), Engraved by John Sartain (American (born in England), 1808–1897), Publisher Goupil & Co., New York, Paris, Berlin


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 69

Dimensions

Image: 55.9 x 76.4 cm (22 x 30 1/16 in.) Sheet: 70.2 x 90.6 cm (27 5/8 x 35 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.68

Medium or Technique

Etching, line engraving and roulette; hand-colored on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Printed below in margin: L: Painted by G. C. Bingham; R: Engraved by John Sartain; C: Entered according to the act of congress in the year 1854 by G. C. Bingham etc

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875