The Young Artisan

C. Crane1875

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University


  • Title: The Young Artisan
  • Creator: C. Crane
  • Date Created: 1875
  • Subject Keywords: American Studies, industry, labor, machines, religions, youth
  • Signatures / Inscriptions: Signed in block, lower center right: “C. Crane fecit”; printed below image: “THE YOUNG ARTISAN. SEE PAGE 278”; adhered to back page of issue: small piece of colored paper printed “(6) W G Atwater Jun 75” [distributor or retailer’s stock-aging slip?]
  • Object Type: Prints, works of art
  • Object Link: See this artwork on the Davison Art Center website
  • Object Credit Line: Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University. Weedon Endowment funds, 2001
  • Materials & Techniques: Wood engraving on wove paper. Watermark: No watermark
  • Image Credit Line: Open Access Image from the Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University (http://www.wesleyan.edu/dac/openaccess)
  • Edition: Front cover illustration for “The Illustrated Christian Weekly” (New York: American Tract Society) vol. 5, no. 22, Saturday 29 May 1875; publication editor Lyman Abbott; in DAC Collection with complete issue as image context, including an accompanying article at p. 278
  • Associated People: Created by C. Crane (American, active 19th century)
  • Accession Number: 2001.14.12