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Landscape Picture

Description

Hand colored engraving marked in English and French "J. Maurer Delin. A View of the Royal Hospital at Chelsea. Published according to Act of Parliament/ August 1744." More writing under frame. Narrow black molded frame w/ gilt trim inside. Framer's tag on back "J.F. Cabot & Brothers Boston."

Details

Maker
J. F. Cabot & Brothers (Framer)
Maurer, J. (Artist)
Date
1744
Location of origin
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)
landscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
11.75 x 17 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1972.87
Credit Line
Gift of Edmund Quincy
GUSN
55743

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