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Picturesque America, or the Land We Live In [Part Twenty-Seven]

1872–74
Illustrated by John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893), Illustrated by Jules Tavernier (American, born in France, 1844–1889), Illustrated by John Douglas Woodward (American, 1848–1924), Engraved by John J. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by Joseph S. Harley (American, 19th century), Engraved by Alfred Harral (English, active in U.S., about 1840–1870), Engraved by Robert Hinshelwood (American, born in 1812), Engraved by James L. Langridge (American, born England, active about 1850–1880), Engraved by A. Measom (American, 19th century), Engraved by William Frederick Measom (English, active 1845–1876), Engraved by Frederick William Quartley (American (England), 1808–1874), Engraved by James H. Richardson (American, active 1848–1880), Engraved by W. Roberts (American, 19th century), 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

1986.711

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. 57-80, 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