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Liberty Tree

GC002.01.MA.3550.018 (RS97858)

Description

This etching is an impressionistic view of the tree between two houses at the corner of the road. The location is now Washington Street at the corner of Essex. A man on horseback talks to two men in the road.

Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1840
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1939-02-01
Physical Description
1 etching
Dimensions
6x 9.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR252
Credit Line
Gift of Wm. S. Appleton, 1939
GUSN
198382
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3550.018

Record details

Descriptive Terms
houses
scenes (depictions)
streetscapes
trees
Material Type
etchings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Essex Street (Boston, Mass.)
Liberty Tree
Washington Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Washington St.
Physical Access Restrictions
poor

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