CURRIER AND IVES SPORTING PRINT, hand-colored lithograph on paper, rare, large folio with wide, possibly full, margins, titled "Brook Trout Fishing", after an original work by artist A. F. Tait. Housed under glass in an old figured tiger maple frame. Circa 1862. 18 1/2" x 27" image, 29" x 36" OA. Provenance: From a Pennsylvania private collection.
As-found condition with overall toning, foxing, and staining. Two vertical poorly repaired tears to center of image. Retains strong color. Not examined out of frame.