Advertisement for Oysters

Howard's Silver Spring Oysters

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Description

This lithographic advertisement was designed by the American artist Rominer Lovewell (1853-1932), for Howard's Silver Spring Oysters of Wellfleet, Massachusetts. The image depicts a man tonging for oysters in an unidentified oyster dugout. The image is signed on the lower left in pencil "R Lovewell/Designer."