Landscape Picture

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1744

GUSN

GUSN-55743

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

Descriptive Terms

landscapes (representations)
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Stipple Engraved
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE

Associated Building

Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.),

Maker

J. F. Cabot & Brothers (Framer)
Maurer, J. (Artist)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

11.75 x 17 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edmund Quincy

Accession Number

1972.87

Places

Massachusetts (United States)