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Faneuil Hall, from the water

GC002.01.MA.1950.017 (RS97119)

Description

Thsi engraving presents a detailed view of Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market from the water. The foreground shows tall ships and other sailing vessels. The title is written in small print in both French and German below the English title.

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Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1839
Physical Description
1 line engraving
Dimensions
10x 8(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR166
GUSN
198699
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1950.017

Record details

Originator
Bartlett, W. H. (William Henry), 1809-1854 (Artist)
Prior, Thomas Abiel, 1809-1886 (Engraver)
Virtue, George, 1793?-1868 (Publisher)
Descriptive Terms
assembly halls
market halls
marketplaces
sailing vessels
waterfronts
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Faneuil Hall (Boston, Mass.)
Quincy's Market (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Faneuil Hall
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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