Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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The Heart of the Andes,

Etching and engraving on heavyweight wove paper

Print impression quality: Good

Dimensions (Plate): 521 x 753 mm (20.5 x 29.6 in.)

Inscribed in plate, lower right: “Engraved by William Forrest”; inscribed along lower edge: “Library of Congress © (by F.E. Church)”; embossed with blindstamp, lower right: “GEM [?CEM] PRINTSELLERS ASSOCIATION”

Edition: Published 1 May 1862 by J. McClure, New York, and Day & Son, London.

Accession number: 1994.13.1

Friends of the Davison Art Center funds donated by John E. Andrus III (B.A. Wesleyan 1933), 1994

Bibliography: ["H&H 93-76" as per Old Print Shop invoice (probably printseller's inventory number)] (Forrest not listed in 19th c. dictionaries)

Work Type: print

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