The House That Jack Built

Object Number: 
2000.778
Date: 
1891
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 9 3/4 x 1/8 in. ( 30.5 x 24.8 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
lithographed: on the front cover: "THE HOUSE/ THAT JACK BUILT/ Copyrighted 1891,/ by McLOUGHLIN BRO'S/ NEW-YORK."
Description: 
"The House That Jack Built" children's book with 14 paper pages of chromolithographed images from the story accompanied by lines from the poem; chromolithographed cover of "The House That Jack Built" with two men in the front, one driving two cows; back cover shows the remainder of the house with a woman drawing water from a well; cover inscribed, "THE HOUSE/ THAT JACK BUILT/ Copyrighted 1891,/ by McLOUGHLIN BRO'S/ NEW-YORK."
Credit Line: 
The Liman Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group