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Mercantile building, Summer Street

GC002.02.019 (RS131874)

Description

This color lithograph shows very good detail of a lively street scene with store windows showing outlines of merchandise. It also has good detail of costumes and many different types of carriages.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
ca. 1860
Acquisition Type
Museum Purchase
Date of Acquisition
1971-06-07
Physical Description
1 color lithograph
Dimensions
16.25x 21.75(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR19OVR
Credit Line
Purchased from Charles Wood III, June 7, 1971
GUSN
198892
Reference Code
GC002.02.019

Record details

Originator
J. H. Bufford's Lith (Lithographer)
Descriptive Terms
carriages (vehicles)
clothing
mercantile buildings
streetscapes
Material Type
color lithographs
prints (visual works)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
Vertical file 4: OVR 11-20
Physical Access Restrictions
good - a few tears in margin, small stain

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