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View from Copley Square

GC002.01.MA.1700.002 (RS97096)

Description

This engraving depicts a front architectural view of the Boston Public Library. In the foregound, one can see the fountain and street, in addition to a side view of New Old South Church.

Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Physical Description
1 heliotype
Dimensions
12.5x 9(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR47
GUSN
198332
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1700.002

Record details

Originator
Heliotype Printing Co. (Printer)
Descriptive Terms
churches (buildings)
exterior views
fountains
libraries (buildings)
public libraries (buildings)
squares (open spaces)
streetscapes
Material Type
heliotypes (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Boylston Street (Boston, Mass.)
Copley Square (Boston, Mass.)
Dartmouth Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Back Bay (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Boston Public Library (Boston, Mass.)
Old South Church (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Boston Coliseum and Copley Square
Physical Access Restrictions
Excellent

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