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An east perspective view of the city of Philadelphia, in the province of Pensylvania, in North America; taken from the Jersey shore.

Image ID: 53923

An east perspective view of the city of Philadelphia, in the province of Pensylvania, in North America; taken from the J... (ca. 1778)

Image Details

Image Title

:  An east perspective view of the city of Philadelphia, in the province of Pensylvania, in North America; taken from the Jersey shore.

Creator

: Heap, George, fl. 1715-1760 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Carwitham, J. (John), fl. 1723-1741 -- Engraver
Bowles, Carington, 1724-1793 -- Publisher

Created Date

: ca. 1778

Depicted Date

: 1752

Medium

: Engravings -- Hand-colored

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print (2nd state?) ; 27.7 x 42.9 cm.

Notes

: Engraver once believed to have been John Carwitham. Note 2.) Print contains 14 references in lower marign to names of streets. Note 3.) See also Deák 99 and Deak 100.

Standard Reference

: Deák 101; Stokes P.1731-36-B-60

Source

: I. N. Phelps Stokes Collection of American Historical Prints. / Individual prints, drawings, paintings and maps in the Stokes Collection.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 53923

Record ID

: 118218

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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