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Statuary Room of the Athenaeum, Boston, Mass., 1855

GC002.01.MA.1050.001 (RS139097)

Description

This engraving depicts the statuary gallery on the first floor of the Athenaeum. There are people sitting in the middle of the room viewing the statues. A description clipped from another source is on the item verso.

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Dates
1855
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1922-03-23
Physical Description
1 engraving
Dimensions
5.25x 7.5(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Prints and Engravings Collection Number: PR12a
Credit Line
Gift of Capt. Wm. B. Clarke, 1922
GUSN
258302
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.1050.001

Record details

Originator
Warren, Asa Coolidge, 1819-1904 (Artist)
Other Organizations
Boston Athenaeum
Descriptive Terms
antiques (object genre)
costume (mode of fashion)
galleries (display spaces)
interior views
libraries (buildings)
statues
Material Type
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Subjects
Beacon Street (Boston, Mass.)
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Boston Athenaeum
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Beacon St. / The Athenaeum
Physical Access Restrictions
Fair

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