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Artist
Adolphe Jean Baptiste Bayot, French, 1810–1866
After Carl Nebel, German, 1805–1855
Printer
Printed by Rose Joseph Lemercier, French, 1803–1887
Publisher
Published by D. Appleton & Company, founded 1831 , New York
Published by George S. Appleton, Philadelphia
Title
Battle of Cerro Gordo
The War between the United States and Mexico Illustrated, Embracing Pictorial Drawings of All the Principal Conflicts, by Carl Nebel, Author of “A Picturesque and Archaeological Voyage in Mexico,” with a Description of Each Battle, by Geo. Wilkins Kendall, Author of “The Texan Santa Fé Expedition,” etc., etc.
Date
1851
Medium
Lithograph with hand coloring and gum Arabic on paper
Dimensions
Image: 11 × 16 9/16 in. (27.9 × 42.1 cm) Sheet: 16 1/2 × 22 5/8 in. (41.9 × 57.5 cm)
Credit Line

The Bayou Bend Collection, museum purchase funded by John Bookout and Wallace S. Wilson in honor of Ann Bookout and Jeanie Kilroy Wilson at "One Great Night in November, 2015"

Current Location
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
TEXAS ALCOVE AND HALL
Accession Number
B.2015.13.5
Classification
Prints
Provenance

[Dorothy Sloan—Rare Books, Inc., Auction 24, "The Mexican-American War Collection of J. Dudley Thompson"]; purchased by MFAH, 2015.