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

Illustrated by Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Illustrated by Asa Coolidge Warren (American, 1819–1904), Engraved by Robert S. Bross (American, born about 1831), Engraved by John Filmer (American, active 1858–1870), Engraved by John J. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by Joseph S. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by Robert Hinshelwood (American, born in 1812), Engraved by John Karst (American, 1836–1922), Engraved by James L. Langridge (American, born England, active about 1850–1880), Engraved by Henry Duff Linton (English, active in France, 1815–1899), Engraved by William James Linton (American (born in England), 1812–1898), 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


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

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Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with one steel engraving, numerous wood engravings

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74) 34 cm; pp. 193-216, plus 1 plate; original publisher’s printed blue paper wrappers (gray cardboard box).

New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1872-74


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

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Gift of John H. Welsh