SMITH, Joseph B., after
This print of Sing-Sing Camp Meeting, 1838, Taken from an original painting in the possession of Joseph Smith Esq. and respectfully inscribed to him, by the publisher
New York: Endicott, 1839. Hand-colored lithograph by Endicott after Smith. Sheet size: 22 1/4 x 34 1/2 inches.
Rare, large-format hand colored lithograph of a Methodist camp meeting.
The first Methodist camp meeting at Sing-Sing was held in 1832 and continued for nearly a century. In its first decade, as depicted here, the meeting saw upwards of 10,000 attendees per day.