Homes of American Statesmen

1854
Artist Anonymous, American, 19th century, Possibly by James W. Black, Frontispiece by John A. Whipple (American, 1822–1891)


Accession Number

1986.460

Medium or Technique

Wood engravings from daguerreotypes and one salt print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

New York: G.P. Putnam and Co., 1854, 22 cm; marbled boards with black leather spine and corners

Inscription

Under salt print, in graphite:"Hancock House - Boston: an original sun picture"

Provenance

Private collection; gift September 1986.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles W. Millard III