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New-Year's Present to a Bachelor

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Date made: ca. 1843
Maker: Strong, Thomas W.
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 11 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.; 28.575 x 21.59 cm
ID number: DL*60.2300
Negative number: 2003-24977


Description:

Colored print; interior scene of man opening a large basket that contains two infants. The man wears long coat, vest, high collar, bow tie and plaid trousers. An unopened letter lies on the floor near basket. A family of four looks on gleefully through a door in background. Also in background: picture on wall of man on horseback, flowered wall paper, patterned rug.