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East view of Faneuil Hall Market, Boston

GC002.01.MA.1950.001 (RS18316)

Description

An engraving depicts the east view of Faneuil Hall Market, also known as Quincy's Market, in Boston. Designed by Alexander Parris, the granite central market is flanked by warehouses built with the same material.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Date Notes
1828
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
5.5x 9(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000171
AccessID: 250
Other identifier: HNEDID-000171
GUSN
194939
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1950.001

Record details

Originator
Bowen, Abel, 1790-1850 (engraver)
Other People
Parris, Alexander, 1780-1852
Snow, Caleb H. (Caleb Hopkins), 1796-1835
Descriptive Terms
business (commercial function)
commercial buildings
granite (rock)
markets (structures)
waterfronts
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Dock Square (Boston, Mass.)
Faneuil Hall Marketplace (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Faneuil Hall (Boston, Mass.)
Quincy's Market (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Geo.: Mass.: Boston: Dock Square: Faneuil Hall

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