Auction 104, Lot 633

"[Lot of 5]", Various

Subject: Missouri

Period: 1853-54 (published)


Color: Black & White

6.3 x 5 inches
16 x 12.7 cm

Nice group of copper engraved city views. Includes: Independence-Courthouse (Missouri); St. Joseph; Kansas [Kansas City] all printed and published by the Hildburghausen Biblio Institute, Germany; Jefferson City (Missouri-River); and Weston (Missouri) both published by Herrman J. Meyer, New York. All finely engraved early views with some great river boats. Size varies slightly


Condition: A

All with minor soil in margins. Weston with a chip in blank margin, well away from image.

Estimate: $130 - $180

Sold for: $95

Closed on 9/10/2003