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Picturesque America, or the Land We Live In [Part Four]

1872–74
Illustrated by Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Illustrated by Granville Perkins (American, 1830–1895), Engraved by J. Augustus Bogert (American, active 1850–1881), Engraved by John Filmer (American, active 1858–1870), Engraved by Alfred Harral (English, active in U.S., about 1840–1870), Engraved by Robert Hinshelwood (American, born in 1812), Engraved by Henry Duff Linton (English, active in France, 1815–1899), Engraved by Frederick William Quartley (American (England), 1808–1874), Editor William Cullen Bryant (American, 1794–1878), Publisher D. Appleton and Company (American, 19th century)


Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Overall: 34 x 26 x 0.4 cm (13 3/8 x 10 1/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1986.688

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one steel engraving, numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74) 34 cm; pp. 73-96, plus 1 plate; original publisher’s printed blue paper wrappers (gray cardboard box).


New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74

Provenance

John H. Welsh, by whom given to MFA, November 26, 1986.

Credit Line

Gift of John H. Welsh