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Collection Art-2D Collection
Catalog Number 0000.99.400
Object Name Print
Description "University of Tennessee, Knoxville," by Richard W. Rummell, c. 1900; copper plate engraving or photogravure. Copyright: Littig & Co. New York, USA.
Signed in plate, lower left: Richard W. Rummell
Copyright: Littig and Co., New York

At the turn of the century, Littig and Co. (New York) employed artist Richard Rummell to paint watercolor aerial scenes of university campuses in America, including Harvard, Yale, Brown, and Cornell. The popular scenes were engraved or etched onto copper plates and published by Littig & Co.

(Number on object is 400/153.)
Title University of Tennessee Knoxville
Date c. 1900
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Rummell, Richard W.
Creator 2 Littig & Company
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving or photogravure
Dimensions H-25.5 W-38.25 inches
Place of Origin US/NY/NYC
Subjects University of Tennessee