Prints and Drawings
Artist: John Andrew, American, active mid-19th century
Publisher: Maturin Murray Ballou, American, 1820–1895

The Boston Tea Party.–Destruction of the Tea in Boston Harbor, December 16, 1773, from the magazine Ballou’s Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion, July 16, 1856, Vol. 11, Iss. 4, pp. 56-57

published 1856

Hand-colored wood engraving

image: 35.6 × 53.1 cm (14 × 20 7/8 in.)
sheet: 38.1 × 55 cm (15 × 21 5/8 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Melville Chapin
2006.172.1
Geography: 
Made in United States
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Prints
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