Artist Charles Wardlow Norton, American, 1848-1901
Artist Calvert Lithographing Co., American, founded 1863
  • R. N. Rice
Date 19th century
Medium lithograph in color on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 17 × 28 3/4 inches (43.2 × 73 cm)
Sheet: 20 1/2 × 32 1/4 inches (52.1 × 81.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Charles L. Freer Fund
Accession Number 56.142
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, on stone, lower left: THE CALVERT LITH. CO. DETROIT, MICH,
Inscribed, lower right: C.W. NORTON, DEL.
Inscribed, lower left margin: THE SHORTEST & CHEAPEST ROUTE,
Inscribed, lower center margin: Daily Between | CLEVELAND & DETROIT (only the upper portion of the last line is visible; any further inscriptions lost when sheet was trimmed) Inscribed, lower right margin: SECURE TICKETS & COMFORT VIA THIS LINE.
(Robert K. Newman);
1956-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)