Original Currier & Ives Lithograph Donated for Meredith Chamber Auction

MEREDITH — The Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a very generous donation to the auction which will be held at "Margaritaville in  Meredith" on Friday evening April 13.

Sophia Lane, owner of the Old Print Barn and a long time member of the Chamber has donated a Currier and Ives original lithograph which is one of an original hand colored print from the 1868 series.

The print itself measures 14 x 10.5 inches and framed in a black and gold frame ...

MEREDITH — The Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce a very generous donation to the auction which will be held at "Margaritaville in  Meredith" on Friday evening April 13.

Sophia Lane, owner of the Old Print Barn and a long time member of the Chamber has donated a Currier and Ives original lithograph which is one of an original hand colored print from the 1868 series.

The print itself measures 14 x 10.5 inches and framed in a black and gold frame measures 21 X 17 inches. Entitled "American Homestead  Winter," it is one the most ought after images from the American Homestead series and is valued at over $4,500.

"American Homestead Winter' will be on display in the lobby of the main office of Meredith Village Savings Bank beginning April 2 for those interested in seeing the print.

For more information about submitting a bid in advance contact the Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce at 279-6121.

Photo Caption:

Left to right Justin VanEtten, board member Meredith Area Chamber, Sophia Lane of the Old Print Barn, Sue Cerutti, Executive Director Meredith Area Chamber of Commerce, and Michelle Brown, board member, Meredith Area Chamber. (Courtesy photo)