Southern View in the Central Part of Salem

Collection Type

  • Art

GUSN

GUSN-221802

Description

Framed black and white engraving of a drawing of a street lined with buildings. In the left foreground is a woman and a child, a horse-drawn carriage in center, and a man and woman on right. \n

Details

Descriptive Terms

engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
ink
wood (plant material)
Engraving

Inscription

"Drawn by J.W. Barber - Engraved by J. Downes, Worcester" (printed)
"Southern View in the Central Part of Salem" (printed)
"The above is a view of part of Washington and Court Streets. The Court-House is seen in the distance, fronting the south, in the / central part of the engraving. The City Hall is the building seen on the eastern side of Court Street, with pilasters in front." (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P399

Maker

After Barber, John W. (1798-1885) (Artist)
Downes, J (Engraver)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

5 14/16 x 9 1/16 x 12/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.822