Digital Commonwealth

South East view of Boston

Item Information

Title:
South East view of Boston
Description:
This engraving presents a detailed, distance view of southeast Boston, Mass. A windmill on the shoreline, boats in the water, and a landscape are depicted in the foreground. This is plate 9 printed by the Boston Bewick Company.
Delineator:
Kidder, James, 1793-1837
Engraver:
Bowen, Abel, 1790-1850
Printer:
Boston Bewick Company
Date:
1823
Format:
Prints
Genre:
copper engravings (visual works)
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
harbors
sailing vessels
distant views
Places:
MassachusettsBoston Harbor
Extent:
1 engraving
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Identifier:
198198
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.2250.001