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Charterhouse School and almshouse

Charterhouse School and almshouse

Item Information

Title:
Charterhouse School and almshouse
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: With a fine fore-edge painting of the famous Charterhouse School and almshouse, founded in 1611.
Date:
(c) 1808
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Schools
Almshouses
Charterhouse School (Smithfield, London, England)
Places:
EnglandLondon
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1808.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: Historical account of Charter-House : compiled from the works of Hearne and Bearcroft, Harleian, Cottonian and private mss. : and from other authentic sources / by a Carthusian
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000115A
Call #:
LF795 .C4S5