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The Tammany Ring-dom, from Harper's Weekly, (October 29, 1870), p. 697
The Tammany Ring-dom, from Harper's Weekly, (October 29, 1870), p. 697
Artist:
Date:
1870
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wood Engraving
Dimensions:
Image: 362 x 236 mm (14 1/4 x 9 5/16 in.) Irregular
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1984.1.26
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Gift of Elizabeth S. Tower

Exhibition History:

CPLH, And if Elected...The Art and Politics of Thomas Nast, 30 June - Sept 3, 1984.

Elizabethan court setting; mayor of New York on throne; in ermine crown; with orb; halberdiers as guards; behind throne figure labeled “Sweed” holds sword labeled “power” companion figure labeled “Tweeny”.