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A Westerly View of the Colledges in Cambridge New England

2006.44.635 (RS9649)

Description

Sepia print of building in background and people in foreground. Five buildings from left to right include a small Greek revival building, a four-story Georgian building, a perpendicular buidling with cupola, a three-story building with fourth floor dormers, and a perpendicular building with a clock.

Details

Maker
Reproduction of Revere, Paul, 1735-1818 (Engraver)
Chadwick, Joseph (Designer)
Smith, Sidney Lawton, 1845-1929 (Engraver)
Essex Institute (Copyright holder)
Date
October 1916
Date it was printed.
Inscriptions
"Engraved by Sidney L. smith for the CLUB OF ODD VOLUMES from the original print in the possession of the ESSEX INSTITUTE, SALEM, MASS. 110 Copies printed October 1916. Copyrighted." (Printed at bottom)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 5/16 x 19 3/16 x 12/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.635
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
199305

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