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Grosser Ball zu Ehren des Prinzen von Wales in der Academy of Music zu Boston, 12. November, 1860

GC002.01.MA.3750.009 (RS97802)

Description

A detailed engraving of a gala event in the theatre. Shows decorations, flags from several countries, floral arrangements, orchestras, dancing, men and women in formal attire and above, the words "Welcome Prince."

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1860-11-12
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1925-11-09
Physical Description
1 engraving
Inscriptions
Boston Theatre / This may be the Boston Theatre, Boston or the Academy of Music, New York. (handwritten)
F. Nordstrom / Arlington, Mass. / 1915. (handwritten)
Dimensions
14x 10(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection number: PR331
GUSN
198818
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3750.009

Record details

Variant Title
Boston Theatre [decorated for visit of the Prince of Wales] Washington St., Boston
Descriptive Terms
balls (parties)
dance halls
princes
Material Type
line engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Places or Streets: E-F
Physical Access Restrictions
All four corners are damaged, with one large tear in the lower left-hand portion.

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