Print

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1762

GUSN

GUSN-39634

Description

Survey map of province of New Hampshire and northern edge of Massachusetts Bay Colony; Canada to the north.

Details

Descriptive Terms

maps
prints (visual works)
engraving (printing process)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
allegory (artistic device)
cannons (artillery)
putti (motifs)
coats of arms
crowns (headdresses)
flags
lion
maps
Native American
trees
shields (motifs)
Stipple Engraved
Tree
Coat-of-Arms
Shield
Crown
Cherub
Map
Flag
Native American
Cannon
Lion
Allegorical Figure
PICTURE, MAP

Inscription

Printed: 1)(top) Engraved by Thomas__ __ tographer to HIS MAJESTY. 2) (center) To the right Honourable Charles Townshend/ HIS MAJESTY'S SECRETARY at WAR.../ Joseph Blanchard/ Samuel Langdon/ Portsmouth/ New Hampshire/ 22 Oct 1762(?) 3)(lower right) New Hampshire is bounded on the south by the Province of Massachusetts...

Maker

Langdon, Samuel, Mr. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Portsmouth, NH, USA, (?); Portsmouth, NH, USA, Rockingham Cty

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

34.5 x 32 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Anonymous

Accession Number

1938.274

Date

1762 (Possibly)

Places

New Hampshire (United States)