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Rear view of the Wells House, 117-121 Salem Street, corner of Elmer Place, Boston, Mass., July 1934

GC001.USMA.Boston.003 (RS83918)

Description

Typewritten text on the verso reads "House built about 1660 and destroyed ? Painted July 1934 by Walter H. Kilham after a sketch made by him 31 May 1889."

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Details

Collection Name
Original art collection
Collection Code
GC001
Dates
1934-07
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
Aug. 7, 1934
Physical Description
1 painting : watercolor
Dimensions
13"x 10" (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
ACCESS ID: 1043
Old ID: 1061.00
GUSN
164855
Reference Code
GC001.USMA.Boston.003

Historical/Biographical Note

From a sketch made May 31, 1889.

Record details

Originator
Kilham, Walter H. (artist)
Descriptive Terms
dwellings
exterior views
houses
Material Type
paintings (visual works)
Subjects
Elmer Place (Boston, Mass.)
Salem Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston, Mass.
Notes
Signed by the artist
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-G-401-ORAS01

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