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T. Sinclair & Co.

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Date made: n.d.
Maker: Sinclair, Thomas; Bigot, Alphonse
Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Image size: Image: 15 x 21 in.; 38.1 x 53.34 cm
ID number: DL*60.3080
Negative number: 2003-24435


Color advertising print for T. Sinclair Co., a lithographic firm. The central scene, entitled "The Discovery of Lithography 1796 by Aloys Senefelder," depicts a man seated at a desk drawing on a stone with a quill pen. The scene is framed by columns, a portico, and statues. Two small vignettes at the bottom depict scenes of lithographers at work.