Public House sketch, 1829

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Painter and engraver George Washington Appleton (1805-1831) sketched the Public House in Portland. Appleton used his sketches of city scenes to improve his skill and sense of composition.

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  • Title: Public House sketch, 1829
  • Creator: Appleton, George Washington
  • Creation Date: 1829
  • Subject Date: 1829
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Pencil on paper
  • Local Code: GA 68-7
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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