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Westminster Bridge and the Abbey

Westminster Bridge and the Abbey

Item Information

Title:
Westminster Bridge and the Abbey
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: On the fore-edge appears a fine painting of Westminster Bridge and the Abbey.
Date:
[ca. 1760–1840]
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Bridges
Rivers
Abbeys
Westminster Abbey
Places:
EnglandLondonCity of Westminster
Westminster Abbey
Westminster Bridge
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Publication date of book and date of painting unknown. Creation date of painting supplied by cataloger.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
From accompanying card, found on: [Old Manuscript and Receipt Book. England, early nineteenth century, N. p., n. d.] About one fourth of the leaves of the book record hand written receipts, the remainder being blank.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000051A