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Title
An east prospect of the city of Philadelphia.
Names
Penn, Thomas (Dedicatee)
Jefferys, Thomas (d. 1771) (Publisher)
Jefferys, Thomas (d. 1771) (Engraver)
Heap, George (fl. 1715-1760) (Artist)
Scull, Nicholas (1686?-1761?) (Surveyor)
Van der Gucht, Gerard (1696-1776) (Artist)
Penn, Richard (Dedicatee)
Collection

I. N. Phelps Stokes Collection of American Historical Prints.

Individual prints, drawings, paintings and maps in the Stokes Collection.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1754
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection
Topics
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Genres
Engravings
Notes
Citation/reference: Stokes Before 1754-B-59
Content: According to Deak this print was dedicated to Thomas and William Penn, but in inscription it is Thomas Penn and Richard Penn
Content: Print contains 4 columns of descriptive text and 14 references in lower margin.
Content: Print contains inset: A plan of the city of Philadelphia.
Content: Print contains two small views: The Battery ; The State House.
Content: See also Deák 99 and Deak 101.
Citation/reference: Deák 099
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print, 4 sheets (2nd state) ; 53.3 x 210.3 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 37234e10-c5ed-012f-021a-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1754: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "An east prospect of the city of Philadelphia." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1754. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ac2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "An east prospect of the city of Philadelphia." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ac2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. (1754). An east prospect of the city of Philadelphia. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-7ac2-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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An east prospect of the city of Philadelphia.