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Vue de Boston/la Rue Grande ver l'Eglise du Sud

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A scarce "vue d'optique." or magic lantern print, of the great square in front of the Old South Church. An evocative view of colonial Boston depicting laborers, soldiers, aristocrats, and merchandise and a great canon being dragged along the street.
Item Number: G527
Cartographer: Haberman
Place & Date: Augsburg / 1760 (?)
Size: 15 3/4" x 12"
Condition: wash color; overall age toning and some browning and wrinkling
Price: SOLD