Homer, Winslow (illus).
Boston. Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion. 06-13- 1857.
Front cover half-page wood engraving in complete issue of Ballou's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion, June 13, 1857, image size 7 x 9 1/2 inches on sheet size 15 x 11 inches. Dampstain to lower right corner throughout magazine, 1/4 inch spot at center of image. This is one of the many evocative views of Boston, Massachusetts that Winslow Homer sketched for the Boston publication, Ballou's Pictorial. It shows "one of the busiest and most brilliant spots in all Boston", with street performers, horse carriages racing by women carrying umbrellas, etc. Item #48573