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Brook Trout Fishing. An Anxious Moment

Charles H. Parsons (American (born in England), 1821–1910), After Arthur Fitzwilliam Tait (American, 1819–1905), Publisher Currier and Ives (American, 1857–1904)

Catalogue Raisonné

Conningham 703; Bland p. 34; Peters 3229


Image: 46.9 x 68.6 cm (18 7/16 x 27 in.); Sheet: 61.6 x 83.7 cm (24 1/4 x 32 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Lithograph, hand-colored on wove paper

Not On View


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Peters, 3329. (San. B. 200). After A. F. Tait. On stone by C. Parsons. Lithograph, hand-colored with tint stone, 1862.


Recto: Printed, l.l.: PAINTED BY A.F. TAIT ON STONE BY CH PARSONS; Printed, l.c.: Entered according to Act of Congress AD 1862 by Currier & Ives in the Clerks Office of the District Court for the Southern District of N.Y. / BROOK TROUT FISHING. / "An Anxious Moment" / NEW YORK PUBLISHED BY CURRIER & IVES 152 NASSAU STREET; Printed, l.r.: LITH BY CURRIER & IVES


Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler, in 1933

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler