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The Life of a Fireman a Rare Folio Sized Currier & Ives Colored Lithograph

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A rare folio size colored lithograph by Currier & Ives titled "The Life of a Fireman The New Era of Steam and Muscle." This extraordinary colorful and intense scene depicts a crew fighting an urban night time blaze and is part of a series of images published by Currier & Ives depicting the life of firefighters. Brilliant colors, very bright with good margins as shown. New York, published 1861. Framed and glazed.

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  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    Nice bright colors, good margins with some losses to edges. Toned. Dimensions given are sight. Framed dimensions: H: 25.5" W: 32" D:3.5"
  • Wear
    Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 19.25 in. x W 26.25 in. x D .5 in.H 48.9 cm x W 66.68 cm x D 1.27 cm
  • Seller Location
    San Francisco, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU855214269571
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