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Front elevation of stores and tenements for Matthew Bartlett, Broad and Belmont Streets, Boston, Mass., 1856

AR002.TMP.002.001 (RS30100)

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Collection Name
Luther Briggs, Jr. architectural collection
Collection Code
AR002
Dates
1856
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1937
Physical Description
1 exterior elevation : black and red ink, watercolor, and graphite on wove paper ; 19 1/4 x 12 3/4 inches
Inscriptions
Sheet No. 1 / Original Set / adopted (handwritten)
M. Bartlett / Stores & Tenement on / Broad Street. (handwritten)
Elevation on Broad Street (handwritten)
Elevations on Belmont Street (handwritten)
April - 1856 (handwritten)
Scale 8 feet to an inch (handwritten)
L. Briggs Jr / Architect. / 27 Joy's Building / Boston. (handwritten)
Dimensions
19x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Architectural and Cartographic Materials
Description Level
Component
GUSN
180775
Reference Code
AR002.TMP.002.001

Record details

Variant Title
Ephraim Merriam House, Chestnut Street, Jamaica Plain, Boston, 1856-57
Originator
Briggs, Luther, 1822-1905 (Architect)
Descriptive Terms
black (color)
commercial buildings
dwellings
façades
front (positional attribute)
graphite (mineral)
ink
red (color)
stores
tenement houses
watercolor (paint)
wove paper
Material Type
architectural drawings (visual works)
exterior elevations
Subjects
Belmont Street (Boston, Mass.)
Broad Street (Boston, Mass.)
Fort Hill (Boston, Mass. : Neighborhood)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Notes
Included in the Drawing Toward Home: Designs for Domestic Architecture from Historic New England exhibition.

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