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

1872–74
Illustrated by Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911), Illustrated by William Hart (American, 1823–1894), Illustrated by William Ludwell Sheppard (American, 1833–1912), Illustrated by David Hunter Strother (American, 1816–1888), Engraved by Albert Bobbett (American, born in England, about 1824–1888/1889), Engraved by Alfred Harral (English, active in U.S., about 1840–1870), Engraved by Samuel Valentine Hunt (American (born in England, 1852)), Engraved by John Karst (American, 1836–1922), Engraved by Henry Duff Linton (English, active in France, 1815–1899), Engraved by Frederick William Quartley (American (England), 1808–1874), Engraved by James H. Richardson (American, active 1848–1880), 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

1986.701

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. 385-408, 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