Publisher Nathaniel Currier, American, 1813-1888
  • Surrender of Cornwallis
Date 1846
Medium lithograph printed in black ink, colored by hand on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 8 1/2 × 12 1/2 inches (21.6 × 31.8 cm)
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 14 1/2 inches (28.6 × 36.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Coleman Mopper
Accession Number F1984.99
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, on stone, lower center below the corresponding figures: O'Hara. Cornwallis. Tarleton. Lincoln Washington. Lafayette. | SURRENDER OF CORNWALLIS, | AT YORK-TOWN VA. OCT. 1781. | LITH & PUB BY N. CURRIER, 152 NASSAU ST. COR. OF SPRUCE N.Y. | Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1846 by N. Currier, in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York. | 366
Inscribed, in pencil, lower right corner: GTW169-304
1984-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bland, J.C. Currier & Ives. New York, 1931.