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Faneuil Hall, Boston

GC002.01.MA.1950.005 (RS97109)

Description

This engraving presents a detailed view of the open area, with Faneuil Hall in the background. The foreground depicts a street scene, including a lady in a carriage. It was published in London for the proprieters by George Virtue, 26 Drury Lane, 1838.

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Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1838
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1921-12-13
Physical Description
1 line engraving
Dimensions
9x 11(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR147
GUSN
198529
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1950.005

Record details

Originator
Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854 (Artist)
Griffiths, Henry, d. 1849 (Engraver)
Virtue, George, 1793?-1868 (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
assembly halls
carriages (vehicles)
marketplaces
streetscapes
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Faneuil Hall (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Faneuil Hall
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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