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Inscription

text at bottom on stone:
T. H. Matteson Del. Drawn on Stone by Davignon. / Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1848 by John L. Ridner in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Southern District of New York / Lith. of Sarony & Major 117 Fulton Street. N.Y. / DISTRIBUTION OF THE AMERICAN ART-UNION PRIZES, / AT THE TABERNACLE-BROADWAY, NEW YORK; 24TH DEC. 1847. / Published by John P. Ridner, 297, Broadway, Art-Union Building, New York.

Provenance

(The Old Print Shop, New York); Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1960; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
1963
Progress of An American Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1963
1977
American Lithographs from the Corcoran's Collection, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1977, no. 8
1981
Early America on Paper: Prints and Drawings, 1750-1850, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1981