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Elihu Vedder

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The Sea Serpent

ca. 1880
19th century
142 x 228 mm (5.6 x 9 in.)

Stephen Alonso Schoff, American, (1818–1905)
After Elihu Vedder, American, (1836–1923)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Etching printed in dark brown ink on laid paper
Print impression quality: Fair
Edition: 325; published in the "American Art Review" I (1879-80); also published in S.R. Koehler, "American Etchings, " Boston, 1886
Marks: Signed in plate, lower right: “S.A. Schoff”; inscribed in plate, lower left: facsimile “Elihu Vedder Oinx.”; inscribed, lower right: “S.A.Schoff SC”; inscribed, lower center: “The Sea Serpent T.G. Appleton Collection, Boston”; erased pencil signature or inscription, lower right
Credit Line: Gift of Juwil C. and Virgil W. Topazio (BA Wesleyan 1943), 1984
Accession Number: 1984.29.156

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  • marine views - Use For Term
  • serpents - LC sh 85120309. Use for such creatures as sea serpents, etc.; for snakes, use “snakes” in DAC hierarchy :animals:reptiles.

  • plate Dimensions: 142 x 228 mm (5.6 x 9 in.)

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