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South View of the Several Halls of Harvard College

2006.44.925 (RS10397)

Description

Framed black and white print of the south view of six halls at Harvard College. Buildings in background with trees in foreground. Plain gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Reproduction of Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863 (Painter)
Cummings, Hilliard (Publisher)
Date
1823
Inscriptions
"SOUTH VIEW OF THE SEVERAL HALLS OF HARVARD COLLEGE. / Taken from the Balcony of the Presidents House / Boston Published by Cummings Hilliard & Co. May 1st 1823_Copy Right secrued according to Law." (printed)
"Fisher, Pinx. Massachusetts Hall Harvard Hall Hollis Hall Stoughton Hall Holworthy Hall University Hall Annin & Smith.S.c." (Printed)
"The 'Fisher Print' of Harvard in / 1823. / See inscription on the companion / print of the yard. / Stephen Phillips Class of 1929." (Pencil)
Location of origin
Boston, MA; Boston, Massachusetts
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
engravings (prints)
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
Dimensions
14 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 1 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.925
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222089
Related Items
Title Northeast View of the Several Halls of Harvard College Accession number 2006.44.924 Relationship Companion print

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