User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Life in Philadelphia, Plate 9

Provenance

1946, acquired by Oliver W. Robbins, Haverford, Pennsylvania; 1987, by gift or descent to Margaret H. and Brooks Robbins, Hingham, Massachusetts; 2012, gift of Margaret H. and Brooks Robbins to the MFA. (Accession Date November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Meg and Brooks Robbins

1830s

Dimensions

Sight: 20.4 x 16.7 cm (8 1/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.961

Medium or Technique

Etching with aquatint and hand coloring

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints