Monday, September 10, 2012

Temple of liberty (LOC)

Temple of liberty
1 print : woodcut on wove paper ; image 23.5 x 38 cm.
Copyrighted by Jared Bell, New York, 1834.
The print was deposited for copyright by Jared Bell in the District Court of the Southern District of New York on April 2, 1834.
Title appears as it is written on the item.
A crude allegorical woodcut, bold in design, and probably produced for a banner or similar type of display. In the center is a peristyle Temple with an altar on which the figure of Liberty rises

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