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Boston, view from South Boston

GC002.01.MA.0650.005 (RS97477)

Description

This engraving is a panoramic view of Boston, with the State House Dome visible. In the foreground, water meets the landscape.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1823
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1925-03-11
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
8 1/2x 5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR7
Credit Line
Gift of L.W. Jenkins, 1925
GUSN
198226
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.0650.005

Record details

Originator
Childs, Cephas Grier, 1793-1871 (Engraver)
Fraser, Charles, 1782-1860 (Artist)
Descriptive Terms
capital cities
distant views
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Massachusetts State House (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Views of the City
Physical Access Restrictions
Good

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