Map/Chart > New England & Maine
View of Portsmouth in New Hampshire taken from the East Shore
A charming watercolour. No dates or markings are shown, but it tells a story all of its own through its depiction of the river and the town, with the artist (self portrait of Des Barres?) or a surveyor and cows in the foreground.
|Hydrographer/Surveyor/Artist:||J.F.W. Des Barres|
|Size Of Original:||w 30" x h 19"|
|Paper Type||German Hahnemuhle Etching Paper 310gms|
Portsmouth was one of the premier Loyalist havens and commercial centres in 18th century