The Squatter

around 1850–55?
T. Dwight Booth (American, 1830–1857), After James Henry Beard (American, 1812–1893)


Dimensions

66.04 x 82.55 cm (26 x 32 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1984.980

Medium or Technique

Etching and engraving, handcolored after James Beard (1812-1893)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Printed by W. Pate, New York (active 1854), published by W. H. Hamilton, Broadway, NY. The print suggests those after G. C. Bingham. The engraver and the painter were both active in Cincinnati in the 1850’s. The plate may be the same as that entitled “Westward Ho” and sold to raise money for the Chicago Opera House.

Provenance

Year-end gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Eric Rudd