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The Progress of Intemperance

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Date made: 1841
Maker: Currier, Nathaniel
Place: New York, New York
Image size: Image: 8 1/2 x 13 in.; 21.59 x 33.02 cm
ID number: DL*60.2950
Negative number: 2003-24651


Description:

Colored print, interior scene of a cottage with two men, a woman and four children. The two men are seated, one in an armchair and the other in a basketry chair. The man in the armchair appears to be a visitor and is being served a drink by one of the children. The other man hold his head and looks ill. The woman holds a baby while another child leans on the knee of the sick man. A young boy plays at a table.