Digital Commonwealth

Boston Common

Item Information

Title:
Boston Common
Description:
These two engravings depicts the same detailed view of the Common. In the foreground is a field and figures, with an elm tree in the center. The capitol and a church can be seen in the background. One of the engravings was copied and engraved for the Ladies Wreath by M. Osborne.
Engraver:
Osborne, Milo, b. ca. 1810
Artist:
Billings, Hammatt, 1818-1874
Engraver:
Rolph, John A., 1799-1862
Printer:
Andrews, R.
Publisher:
Ladies Wreath
Date:
1845
Format:
Prints
Genre:
engravings (prints)
prints (visual works)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
GC002: Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Subjects:
commons
landscapes (representations)
parks (recreation areas)
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Boston Common
Park Street Church (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
2 engravings
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Identifier:
198336
Call #:
GC002.01.MA.1600.001