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The following is a list of prints published by several organizations including the Apollo Association and American Art Union, the Cosmopolitan Art Association, and the Crosby Opera House Art Association.

APOLLO ASSOCIATION AND AMERICAN ART UNION

Gen. Marion in his Swamp Encampment Inviting a British Officer to Dinner. Painted by John B. White, Engraved by John Sartain. New York: Apollo Association, 1840. 42.2 x 52.9 cm.

The Artists' Dream. Painted by George H. Comegys (1811-1852). Mezzotint and engraving by John Sartain. New York: Apollo Association, 1841. 54 x 59 cm.

Caius Marius on the Ruins of Carthage. Painted by John Vanderlyn, Engraved by S. A. Schoff. New York: Apollo Association, 1842. 33.7 x 25 cm.

Farmers Nooning. Painted by W. S. Mount, Engraved by Alfred Jones. New York: Apollo Association, 1843. 32.4 x 40.7 cm.

Sparking. Painted by F. W. Edmonds, Engraved by Alfred Jones. New York: American Art Union, 1844. 33 x 43cm.

Escape of Captain Wharton. Drawn by T. F. Hoppin, Engraved by J. F. E. Prudhommne. New York: American Art Union, 1844. 25.5 x 31.2 cm.

The Capture of Major Andre. Painted by Asher B. Durand, Figures engraved by Alfred Johns, Landscape engraved by Smillie and Hinshelwood. New York: Geo. S. Appleton for the American Art Union, 1846. 33.5 x 45.5 cm.

Sir Walter Raleigh, Parting with his Wife. Painted by E. Leutze, Engraved by Charles Burt. New York: American Art Union, 1846. 50.6 x 38.2 cm.

Etching of The Jolly Flat-Boat Men. Painted by G. C. Bingham. New York: American Art Union, 1847. 11.4 x 14.5 cm.

The Jolly Flat Boat Men. Painted by G. C. Bingham, Engraved by T. Doney. New York: American Art Union, 1847. 47.5 x 60.9 cm.

The Signing of the Death Warrant of Lady Jane Grey. Painted by Daniel Huntington, Engraved by Charles Burt. New York: American Art Union, 1848. 43.5 x 55 cm.

Illustrations of Rip Van Winkle. Illustrated by F.O.C. Darley. New York: Published by the American Art Union, 1848. 2 copies.

The Voyage of Life Youth. Painted by Thomas Cole, Engraved by James Smillie. New York: American Art Union, 1849. 38.5 x 58 cm.

Etching of Youth from the original painting by Thos. Cole. For the subscribers of the year 1849. New York: American Art Union, 1848. 10.7 x 16.3 cm.

Illustrations of the Legend of Sleepy Hollow. Illustrated by F.O.C. Darley. New York: American Art Union, 1849. 2 sets.

Dream of Arcadia. Painted by Thomas Cole, Engraved by James Smillie. New York: American Art Union, 1850. 17 x 26.8 cm.

Voyage of Life Manhood. Painted by Thomas Cole, Drawn by M. Ensing Muller, Etched by R. Hinshelwood. Published by the American Art Union, October 1850. 13.9 x 20.5 cm.

Voyage of Life Childhood. Painted by Thomas Cole, Drawn by M. Sing Miller, Etched by R. Hinshelwood. Published by the American Art Union, November 1850. 13.5 x 21 cm.

Voyage of Life Old Age. Painted by Thomas Cole, Drawn by M. Sing Miller, Etched by R. Hinshelwood, November 1850. 14 x 20.8 cm.

Dover Plains. Painted by Asher B. Durand, Engraved by James Smillie. New York: American Art Union, 1850. 17.5 x 26.5 cm.

The New Scholar. Painted by F. W. Edmonds, Engraved by Alfred Jones. New York: American Art Union, 1850. 19 x 23.7 cm.

The Card Players. Painted by R. C. Woodville, Engraved by Charles Burt. New York: American Art Union, 1850. 18.5 x 25.3 cm.

The Image Breaker. Painted by E. Leutze, Engraved by Alfred Jones. New York: American Art Union, 1850. 23.4 x 19.9 cm.

American Harvesting. Painted by Jasper F. Cropsey, Engraved by James Smillie. New York: American Art Union, 1851. 17.5 x 26.3 cm.

Anne Page, Slender and Shallow. Painted by C. R. Leslie; Engraved by Charles S. Burt. New York: American Art Union, 1851. 41 x 51.4 cm.

Marion Crossing the Pedee. Painted by W. Ranney, Engraved by C. Burt. New York: American Art Union, 1851. 20 x 30.1 cm.

Old 76 and Young 46. Painted by R. C. Woodville, Engraved by J. Pease. New York: American Art Union, 1851. 18.8 x 24.4 cm.

Etching of the large Engraving of Mexican News. Painted by R. C. Woodville, Engraved by Alfred Jones. One of six plates for 1851. 17.2 x 15.7 cm.

Mexican War News. Painted by R. C. Woodville, Engraved by Alfred Jones. New York: American Art Union, 1851. 52.2 x 47 cm.

Bargaining for a Horse. Painted by W. S. Mount, Engraved by C. Burt. New York: American Art Union, 1851.

Patrick Henry Delivering His Celebrated Speech in the House of Burgesses, Virginia, A.D. 1765. Painted by P. F. Rothermel, Engraved by Alfred Jones. New York: American Art Union, 1852. 57 x 44.8 cm.

COSMOPOLITAN ART ASSOCIATION

Saturday Night. Engraved by Henry Lemon (British, in U.S., 1822-1902), after a painting by Thomas Faed (Scottish, 1826-1900). [Sandusky, Ohio & New York]: Cosmopolitan Art Association, c.1854. 48 x 60.8 cm.

Manifest Destiny, or the Favor of Fortune. Engraved by Frederick Bacon (1803-1887), after a painting by Abraham Solomon (1824-1864). New York: Cosmopolitan Art Association, 1857-1858. 60.7 x 46.2 cm.

Village Blacksmith. Engraved by G. Patterson and retouched by John Rogers (c. 1808-c. 1888), after a painting by John Frederick Herring (British, c.1820-1907). New York: Cosmopolitan Art Association, 1858-1859, for the 5th year.

Shakespeare and His Friends. Engraved by James Faed (Scottish, 1821-1911), after a painting by John Faed, R.S.A. (Scottish, 1819-1902). New York: Cosmopolitan Art Association, 1859-1860, for the 6th year. 36.5 x 70.3 cm.

Falstaff Mustering His Recruits. Engraved by John Rogers (c. 1808-c. 1888), after a painting by Adolf Schrödter (German, 1805-1875). New York: Cosmopolitan Art Association, 1860-1861, for the 7th year. 53.0 x 67.8 cm.

Membership Certificate from Cosmopolitan Art Association, New York, 1854. 9 x 20.3 cm.

CROSBY OPERA HOUSE ART ASSOCIATION

Apple Gathering. Painted by Jerome Thompson (1814-1886), engraved by A. H. Ritchie (1822-1895). [New York]: Crosby Opera House Art Association, 1866. 45 x 69.5 cm. American Antiquarian Society.

The Little Wanderer. Painted by Thomas Faed (Scottish, 1826-1900), engraved by Christian W. Rost (1823-1896). [New York]: Crosby Opera House Art Association, 1866. 41.7 x 58.0 cm. American Antiquarian Society.

Westward Ho! Painted by James H. Beard (1812-1893), engraved by T. Dwight Booth (19th cent.). [New York]: Crosby Opera House Art Association, 1866. 57.5 x 76 cm. American Antiquarian Society.

Washington Irving and his [Literary] Friends at Sunnyside. Painted by Christian Schussele (c.1826-1879) after a sketch by F.O.C. Darley (1822-1888), engraver not identified in the literature. Copy unlocated.

Mercy's Dream Painted by Daniel Huntington (1816-1906), engraver not identified in the literature. Copy unlocated.

American Autumn, Starucca Valley, Erie R. Road. Painted by Jasper Cropsey (1823-1900), chromolithograph by Thomas Sinclair (c.1805-1881), William Dreser, chromist (b. 1820). Philadelphia: Thomas Sinclair, c. 1865-66. 39.4 x 67.7 cm. American Antiquarian Society, copy trimmed.

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