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A Perspective View of St. James's Palace

Description

Hand colored engraving titled in French and English " A Perspective View of St. James's Palace next ye Park" "Published according to Act of Parliament. Maurer ?elin et Sculp, London 1741" Matted by black w/ gold trim reverse painting on glass. Black molded frame. Framers mark John M. Chandler Co. Boston.

Details

Maker
Maurer (Artist)
John M. Chandler Co. (Framer)
Date
1741
Location of origin
London, England; Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.).
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
15.375 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.74
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55734

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