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A Westerly View of the Colleges in Cambridge New England

2006.44.788 (RS9978)

Description

Framed engraving of five buildings with two trees, a fence, and yard in the foreground. There are figures walking, riding horses, and riding in carriages.

Details

Maker
Smith, Sidney Lawton, 1845-1929 (Engraver)
Date
1916
Inscriptions
"Josl. Chadwick del-" (Engraved)
"P. Revere sculp" (Engraved)
"A Westerly View of the Colleges in Cambridge New England" (Engraved)
"A. Harvard Hall B. Stoughton C. Massachusetts D. Hollis E. Holden Chapel" (Engraved)
"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." (Engraved)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Engraving
engraving (printing process)
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
13 7/16 x 18 5/16 x 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.788
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
221744
Related Items
Title A Westerly View of the Colleges in Cambridge New England Relationship From the original print in the possession of the Essex Institute, Salem, Mass.

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