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St. Paul’s Cathedral and bridges

St. Paul’s Cathedral and bridges

Item Information

Title:
St. Paul’s Cathedral and bridges
Description:
Information from accompanying cards: Concealed under the gilt of the fore-edge is a painting of St. Paul’s Cathedral and bridges.
Date:
(c) 1774
Format:
Paintings
Genre:
Watercolors
Marine paintings
Fore-edge painting
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Special Collections, Rare Books
Subjects:
Bridges
Rivers
Cathedrals
Sailboats
St. Paul's Cathedral (London, England)
Places:
EnglandLondon
London Bridge
St Paul's Cathedral
Extent:
1 painting : watercolor on fore edge of book
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (acquisition):
Gift of Alfred H. Wiggin, May 1951.
Notes (date):
Date of painting unknown. Publication date of book: 1774.
Notes:
Title from accompanying cards.
Found on: The Holy Bible : containing the Old Testament, and the New / translated out of the original tongues …
Additional information: Depicts St. Paul's Cathedral as seen from across the Thames.
Notes (object):
Fore-edge/fanned to the right
Identifier:
07_04_000132A
Call #:
RARE BKS BS1851774 .O8x
Barcode:
39999063117012