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J.H. Buffords, lithographer (Boston, 19th Century) Lot of Five Old Boston Series Views: Beacon Hill From Mt. Vernon St.; Beacon Hi...

Auction:
2494
Lot:
603
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$3,674$3,100

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2494
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 07, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

J.H. Buffords, lithographer (Boston, 19th Century)

Lot of Five "Old Boston" Series Views: Beacon Hill From Mt. Vernon St.; Beacon Hill, With Mr. Thurston's House From Bowdoin St.; Beacon Hill, From Mt. Vernon St., Near the Head of Hancock St.; Beacon Hill, From the Present Site of the Reservoir Between Hancock & Temple Sts.; Beacon Hill From Derne St., c. 1857-58, two undated. Chromolithographs on paper, sight sizes 12 1/2-15 1/4-16 x 11 x 5/8 in., in later molded giltwood frames. Condition: Very good, very minor toning.
Estimate $400-600

One looked at out of the frame has a margin of 1 3/4 in. or more, the others not examined out of frame

Keywords

Beacon Hill From Mt. Vernon St., Beacon Hill, Thurston, Head, Temple Sts., Beacon Hill From Derne St., Beacon Hill, Boston, Green Line, Historic preservation, Massachusetts

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