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"Map of Newport"


Object number

RIF3354

Maker

Artist Ezra Stiles, American, 1727?1795

Dimensions

Map: 15 1/8 12 1/4 in. (38.42 31.12 cm) Mat: 21 7/8 17 7/8 in. (55.56 45.4 cm)

Date

1758

Current location

Redwood Library and Athenaeum

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Ink on paper

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Provenance

Redwood Library and Athenaeum, Newport, Rhode Island, by 2005

Bibliography

Morrison H. Heckscher, John Townsend: Newport Cabinetmaker, exh. cat. (New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2005), 23–24, fig. 13.