Digitization Portfolio Collection: Selected Examples of Print Images
Apple Pie A B C [cover]
McLoughlin Bros., inc., lithographers
Lithographs--United States--19th century
Color lithographs--United States--19th century
Chromolithographs--United States--19th century
This example of a chromolithograph uses multiple techniques to represent tone in the colors, notably the extensive use of stipple. The regular pattern evident in the background and areas such as the face were most likely achieved with "Ben Day" mediums. The image is the color lithographic cover of Apple pie A B C. part of the Merry Alphabet Series. From the WMU Historical Children's Collection.
Apple pie A B C: Historical Children's Collection. New York: McLoughlin Bros., c1899.
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6902w x 8729h pixels, 24 bit color, 172.5 MB, 800 ppi, Microtek ScanMaker 1000XL
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