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Blondin Crossing Niagra Falls on a Tightrope

Object Number: 
1959.107
Date: 
ca. 1859-1860
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 46 x 58 3/4 in. ( 116.8 x 149.2 cm )
Credit Line: 
Purchase, Accessions Sales, Abbott-Lenox, and Foster-Jarvis Funds
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group