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Picturesque America, or the Land We Live In [Part Thirty-Eight]

1872–74
Illustrated by James David Smillie (American, 1833–1909), Illustrated by Alfred R. Waud (American, 1828–1891), Engraved by Edward Paxman Brandard (English, 1819–1898), Engraved by Robert S. Bross (American, born about 1831), Engraved by John Filmer (American, active 1858–1870), Engraved by Alfred Harral (English, active in U.S., about 1840–1870), Engraved by A. Measom (American, 19th century), Engraved by Nathaniel Orr (American, active 1843–1860), Engraved by James H. Richardson (American, active 1848–1880), Engraved by John Tinkey (American, 1872), 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

1986.722

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; [Vol. 2] pp. 321-44, 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