The Mammoth Tree Grove, Calaveras County, California [redwood]
Creator/Contributor:

Ayres, Thomas A. (1816-1858), American, artist (artist)

Kuchel & Dresel (active ca. 1853-ca. 1865), lithographer (lithographer)

Britton & Rey (active 1851-1902), printer (printer)
Date:
c1855
Identifier:
BANC PIC 1963.002:0380–D
Format:
print on paper: lithograph, hand colored 54 x 66.5 cm.
Content/Description:
View showing main features of mammoth tree grove: Father of the Forest, Mother of the Forest, Three Graces, Big Tree, Miner’s and Pioneer’s Cabin, Horseback Ride, and Sentinels. Includes view of hotel
Notes/Inscriptions:
Printed title (MC). Printed (LL): Sketched from nature by T.A. Ayres, 1855; (LC): Printed by Britton & Rey/Entered… 1855 by T.A. Ayres… Cal[ifornia]; (LR): Drawn on stone by Kuchel & Dresel, 176 Clay St[reet], S[an] F[rancisco].