Splendid painting [electronic resource] : Cain meditating the death of his brother Abel, by David [i.e., Jacques Louis David]. ... Exhibiting at no. 20 Washington-Street, directly opposite Market-Street, from 8 in the morning until 10 p.m. Admittance 25 cents--children half-price. Season tickets 50 cents
- [Boston] : [publisher not identified], [between 1830 and 1849?]
- Physical Description:
- 1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) ; 24 x 19 cm
- "Fowls" and "Napoleon," two other paintings by Jacques Louis David, were exhibited at the Boston Athenaeum in 1838 and 1842. The following businesses were known to have been located at 20 Washington Street, Boston: in 1840-41 Isaac Davis was selling combs; from 1846 to 1848 it was a daguerreotype gallery operated, successively, by Asa White and William A. Miller; after 1853 the building was occupied by a succession of bookbinders, booksellers and publishers.
Printed area measures 19.5 x 16.4 cm.
Not in Checklist Amer. imprints.
AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2005. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 3955).
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