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Gallery of Paintings at the Athenaeum

GC002.01.MA.1050.002 (RS97485)

Description

This engraving depicts the Athenaeum galleries on the third story of the building, with paintings hung on the walls. There are also people, who are both standing and sitting.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1855
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-03-23
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
5.25x 7.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR12b
Credit Line
Gift of Capt. Wm. B. Clarke, 1922
GUSN
198237
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1050.002

Record details

Originator
Warren, Asa Coolidge, 1819-1904 (Artist)
Other Organizations
Boston Athenaeum
Descriptive Terms
costume (mode of fashion)
exhibitions (events)
galleries (display spaces)
paintings (visual works)
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Beacon St. / The Athenaeum
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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