Homer, Winslow (illus).
Boston. Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion. 10-03- 1857.
Front cover half-page wood engraving from Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion, October 3, 1857, 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, with accompanying text article. Toning to paper, short marginal tears repaired with archival mending tape. This is one of the many evocative views of Boston, Massachusetts that Winslow Homer sketched for the Boston publication, Ballou's Pictorial. It shows a "highly characteristic Boston scene" just outside Quincy Market. Item #44257