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South East view of Boston

GC002.01.MA.2250.001 (RS97373)

Description

This engraving presents a detailed, distance view of southeast Boston, Mass. A windmill on the shoreline, boats in the water, and a landscape are depicted in the foreground. This is plate 9 printed by the Boston Bewick Company.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1823
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
5.25x 9(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR5
GUSN
198198
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.2250.001

Record details

Originator
Boston Bewick Company (Printer)
Bowen, Abel, 1790-1850 (Engraver)
Kidder, James, 1793-1837 (Delineator)
Descriptive Terms
distant views
harbors
sailing vessels
Material Type
copper engravings (visual works)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Boston Harbor (Massachusetts) [harbor]
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Boston Harbor Islands
Physical Access Restrictions
Good

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