"Peter Stuyvesant's Army Entering New Amsterdam",
Subject: New York
Period: 1850 (circa)
Publication: A History of New York…
Color: Black & White
26 x 7 inches
66 x 17.8 cm
This interesting lithograph is a caricaturized depiction of Stuyvesant's arrival in New York. The army is shown in a humorous long parade of servicemen in traditional costume approaching the city walls. From a drawing by William Heath. Tinted lithograph by Sarony & Major, published in Diedrich Knickerbocker’s history of the Dutch in of New York.
Folding as issued. Tiny bit of unobtrusive foxing.