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Newfoundland Harbor

Item Information

Title:
Newfoundland Harbor
Artist:
Becker, Joseph, 1841-1910
Date:
1865
Format:
Drawings/Illustrations
Genre:
art original
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
The Becker Collection
Subjects:
Transatlantic cables
History
St. John
Newfoundland
Ships
Harbor
Fishing
Fur traders
Hills
Seascape
Architecture
Docks
American
1800-1899
1860-1870
Places:
CanadaNewfoundland and Labrador (province)Saint John's
Extent:
1 art original : black ink wash and graphite on paper ; 13.5" x 10."
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Notes:
Recto: No text.
Verso: "View of the Harbor and Part of the city of St. John, Newfoundland, showing the flats surrounding the city for [?] fish. . The Head centre of the Cod fishing & fur trade.."
Condition: Very tattered edges, drawing torn in two fragments.
Original drawing location: TAC-JB-NF-65 (Box 11).
Electronic reproduction. Chestnut Hill, Mass. : Becker Project, 2005. Created from a photographic reproduction of the original drawing.
Original drawings and photographic reproductions. Becker Archive, Boston College Fine Arts Dept.
Identifier:
(Becker)TAC-JB-NF-65