Beacon Hill, from Mt. Vernon St., near the head of Hancock St.

1858
J. H. Bufford's Lithograph (American, 19th century), J. R. Smith (English)


Place Depicted: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Image: 25.4 x 35.6 cm (10 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

64.2120

Medium or Technique

Color lithograph on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Statue on hill left-center; two brick houses seperated by line of trees; people and horses in work sight.

Inscription

Printed in margins: top: Old Boston; UR: Plate 4; LC: title and notes; LL: From a drawing made on the spot by JR Smith in 1811,12; LR: JH Bufford's Lith. 313 Washington St.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1964

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik