The Eastern Penetentiary, Plate 6 from Views of Philadelphia, and Its Vicinity

John Caspar Wild, American, 1804 - 1846

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1838; published 1848

Hand colored lithograph on wove paper

Image: 5 3/16 × 6 15/16 in. (13.2 × 17.7 cm)

Sheet: 9 3/16 × 12 in. (23.4 × 30.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Class of 1895, Dartmouth Medical School, and H. Sheridan Baketel, M.D.

PR.951.92.6

Printer

John T. Bowen, Philadelphia

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, on stone, upper right margin: Pl.6.; inscribed, on stone, lower center margin: Lith.y [y in superscript] of J.T. Bowen, Phil.a [ a in superscript] / THE EASTERN PENETENTIARY. / Publ.d [d in superscript] by J.T. Bowen at his Lithographic & Print Colouring Establishment, 94, Walnut Street, Philadelphia. / Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1840 by J.T. Bowen in the Clerk's Offe [e in superscript] of the D.t [t in superscript], C.t [t in superscript] for the E.D. of P.a [a in superscript]

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