Afternoon Gossip Lew Chew

Variations in Lithographs

Two minor variations in the picture have been recorded


Type I

Type I  Tucker book.
The leaves (far right branches) are not tipped in black.
The clouds are stratus type (horizontal). Almost no clouds to the left of the far left figure.
Type II

Type II  Nicholson book.
The leaves (far right branches) are tipped in black.
The clouds are cumulus type (bulb shape/round). Just as many clouds to the left of the far left figure as you see elsewhere in the sky.

Type III  Nicholson book (rebound). Leaves are not black tipped (as in type I) and clouds are cumulus (as in type II.


Type I - Entire Picture
Type II - Entire Picture

Type I has definitely been attributed to a Beverley Tucker printing of the Narrative.

Type II and III have definitely been attributed to a Nicholson printing of the Narrative.

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