A Guide to Collecting Currier & Ives


Christopher W. Lane with Donald H. Cresswell and Carolyn Cades.  “A Guide to Collecting Currier & Ives.”  Philadelphia, 2001.  8 1/2 x 5 1/2.  36 pp.  Illustrated.  Paper cover.

Also offered as part of discounted set of five guides related to antique prints & maps

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A general guide to collecting original Currier & Ives prints, covering all the topics a beginning collector, or anyone interested in Currier & Ives, would want to know.  Discusses the history of Currier & Ives and what is an original print by this firm, including a discussion on how to tell the difference from the many reproductions out there.  Also considers what is involved in collecting Currier & Ives prints.  Includes a list of reference books about Currier & Ives prints and lists of the “best” prints by the firm.