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Mud S. - De Great Record Buster

Currier & Ives

American Art

MEDIUM Reproduction on wove paper mounted on board
DATES 1885
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 6 1/8 x 7 7/16 in. (15.6 x 18.9 cm) Image: 4 9/16 x 6 1/8 in. (11.6 x 15.6 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Signed, below plate, lower left, printed: "PUBLISHED BY CURRIER & IVES"; below plate, lower center, printed: "COPYRIGHT 1885 BY CURRIER & IVES N.Y.".
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed, below plate, lower left, printed: "PUBLISHED BY CURRIER & IVES"; below plate, lower center, printed: "COPYRIGHT 1885 BY CURRIER & IVES N.Y."; below plate, lower right, printed: "115 NASSAU ST NEW YORK"; below plate, lower center, printed: "MUD S.-- DE GREAT RECORD BUSTER. / 'Dar! she's done gone bust dat yer reckud agin!'".
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 1991.285.24
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mrs. Harry Elbaum in honor of Daniel Brown, art critic
RIGHTS STATEMENT No known copyright restrictions
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CAPTION Currier & Ives (after) (American). Mud S. - De Great Record Buster, 1885. Reproduction on wove paper mounted on board, Sheet: 6 1/8 x 7 7/16 in. (15.6 x 18.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Harry Elbaum in honor of Daniel Brown, art critic, 1991.285.24
IMAGE overall, 1991.285.24_PS1.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2007
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