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Lot 580
BOSTON LE BRETON (LOUIS) Boston
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BOSTON
LE BRETON (LOUIS) Boston, hand-coloured lithograph by Le Breton depicting the bay, figures and riders in the foreground, occasional very light spotting and some discoloration to margins, framed, image 345 x 500mm., [Paris], Auguste Bry, [c.1850]

Footnotes

  • Louis Le Breton was a surgeon in the French Navy from 1836-48. During that period and on subsequent trips, he made drawings and watercolour views of noteworthy places, including Sacramento and San Francisco, New Orleans and New York, Rio de Janeiro, sites in Oceania, New Zealand and Africa, as well as this view of Boston.
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