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"Rounding a Bend" on the Mississippi. The parting Salute
Not on display
Lithograph With Hand Coloring
46.2 x 70.5 cm (image); 56 x 76.7 cm (sheet)
Gift of Joseph Martin Jr.
At night with the moon showing through clouds, three paddle wheelers make their way round a bend on the Mississippi; the nearest, the Queen of the West, fires a signal rocket