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First Baptist Meeting House, Providence, Rhode Island

1852
James Sullivan Lincoln (American, 1811–1888)


Dimensions

Sheet: 21.6 x 27.8 cm (8 1/2 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1970.329

Medium or Technique

Pen, brush, and gray wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Lower left in pencil: J.S. Lincoln
On verso in pencil: "S.W. view of the first Baptist meeting house Providence R.I. drawn by Jas. S. Lincoln for Geo. Baker 1852. The steel plate engraving published in 1853 was copied from this original drawing."

Provenance

Russell W. Baker, Brookline, MA; gift to MFA, April 8, 1970.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Russel W. Baker