View from back window of 39 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass., ca. 1856

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

ca. 1856

Location Note

HGO-01-001-O-G-401-ORAS05

GUSN

GUSN-165823

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Description

The house at 39 Beacon Street was owned by Nathan Appleton (1779-1861). The barn on the left side of the drawing belonged to the property at 40 Beacon Street. Additional detail about the drawing is provided by William Sumner Appleton on the item verso.

Details

Descriptive Terms

exterior views
dwellings
houses
drawings (visual works)

Additional Identification Number

ACCESS ID 4651

Physical Description

1 sketch : pencil

Collection Code

GC001

Collection Name

Original art collection

Reference Code

GC001.USMA.Boston.251

Credit Line

Gift of Harriot Appleton Curtis, May 28, 1914.

Places

Beacon Hill (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Curtis, Harriot Sumner (Appleton), 1841-1923 (artist)

Material Type

drawings (visual works)

Other People

Appleton, Nathan, 1779-1861
Appleton, William Sumner, 1874-1947

Other Organizations

Historic New England (Organization)

Subjects

Beacon Street (Boston, Mass.)

Restrictions

Good. Discolored edges.

Description Level

Item

Location Note

HGO-01-001-O-G-401-ORAS05