St. Paul's Cathedral

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1851

GUSN

GUSN-222987

Description

Print of St. Paul's Cathedral. In the foreground is a girl selling flowers, five coaches, and people walking on the right. The print focuses on a large building with twenty corinthian columns. There are towers on each side, a clock is on the left side and a large green dome in the middle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

prints (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
ink
Print

Inscription

"R. Ackerman Series. No. 3" (impressed)
"ST. PAUL'S CATHEDRAL / Drawn by G.S. Shepherd _ T. Picken / Day & Son. lithrs. to the Queen. / St. Paul's Cathedral / London Published March 20th. 1851 by Rudolf Ackerman, 191 Regent Street." (printed)
"This is one of Ackerman's fine plates of London in aquatinit. belonged to Miss Caroline Duncan Sr. "Grandma Tiny" and was in her rooms in the old Haverhill house. It came to me from Mother in 1928. / Stephen W. PHillips / Salem Jun. 1928." (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P665

Maker

Shepherd, George Sidney, 1784-1861 (Artist)
Day & Son (Engraver)
Ackermann, Rudolph, II, d. 1868 (Publisher)

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

12 4/16 x 15 4/16 x 9/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1088