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St. Paul's Cathedral

2006.44.1088 (RS10906)

Description

Print of St. Paul's Cathedral. In the foreground is a girl selling flowers, five coaches, and people walking on the right. The print focuses on a large building with twenty corinthian columns. There are towers on each side, a clock is on the left side and a large green dome in the middle.

Details

Maker
Shepherd, George Sidney, 1784-1861 (Artist)
Day & Son (Engraver)
Ackermann, Rudolph, II, d. 1868 (Publisher)
Date
1851
Inscriptions
"R. Ackerman Series. No. 3" (impressed)
"ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL / Drawn by G.S. Shepherd _ T. Picken / Day & Son. lithrs. to the Queen. / St. Paul's Cathedral / London Published March 20th. 1851 by Rudolf Ackerman, 191 Regent Street." (printed)
"This is one of Ackerman's fine plates of London in aquatinit. belonged to Miss Caroline Duncan Sr. "Grandma Tiny" and was in her rooms in the old Haverhill house. It came to me from Mother in 1928. / Stephen W. PHillips / Salem Jun. 1928." (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
ink
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
Dimensions
12 4/16 x 15 4/16 x 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1088
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222987

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