Nathaniel Currier (American, 18131888) gained lasting fame as co-principal of Currier & Ives (with James Ives), renowned in the latter half of the nineteenth century for their wildly popular lithographic prints.
“The Favorite Cat captures the alert gaze of a handsome tabby in a hand-colored lithograph by Nathaniel Currier (American, 18131888). We have adapted this charming image in the Museums collection, originally printed and published about 184050, for our delightful keepsake box. Porcelain, with gold overlay closure. Gift boxed. 1 5/8”H; 2” diam.”
“Porcelain, with gold overlay closure
1 5/8”H; 2” diam.”