"New York", SDUK Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge
Subject: New York
Period: 1840 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
14.7 x 12 inches
37.3 x 30.5 cm
Very finely engraved town plan centered on Manhattan and extending north to 42nd Street. Shows Governors or Nutten Island, and a small portion of Brooklyn, Williamsburgh and Jersey City. Map includes vignettes of Broadway from the Park and City Hall. In Manhattan the Harlem Railroad is shown in red. A table locates and names 40 important buildings. Published by Chapman & Hall.
Nice impression. One small stain mark at lower border and some marginal toning, still very good.