Boston from Dorchester Heights

1837
William Henry Bartlett (English, 1809–1854)


Dimensions

Sheet: 11.2 x 17.5 cm (4 7/16 x 6 7/8 in. )

Accession Number

1982.287

Medium or Technique

Brush and sepia wash with scratched highlights on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

On verso in graphite pencil, small sketch of Bunker Hill monument; title and (Wanted by?) 10 July 1837. in ink: title

Provenance

Abraham Shuman Fund and Gift of Anon., A.P. Loring, Benjamen and Julia Trustman for MFA 1982

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by an anonymous donor, Augustus P. Loring, and Benjamin and Julia Trustman, and A. Shuman Collection—Abraham Shuman Fund