The Old Print Shop

View in Boston Harbour.

  • ARTIST: Fitz Henry Lane

  • PUBLISHER: T. Moore's Lithography, Boston.

  • MEDIUM: Lithograph,

    DATE: c.1840.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 12 x 18 5/8" (30.5 x 47.2 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: <strong>A scarce view of Boston Harbor by Fitz Henry Lane</strong>.<br><br> There are three variations of this lithograph. Two (this example) are from the same stone, with the third being compositionally similar and with the same title but different. The main difference is the rowing shell, “Tiger,” in the foreground as opposed to a lumber raft. This impression lacks the imprint "“Respectfully dedicated to the Tiger Boat Club"


  • CONDITION: Very good condition. Black and white.

  • REFERENCE: Wilmerding 149; Not in Deak