Auction 113, Lot 227

"Sacramento. City in Californien", Meyer, Hermann J.

Subject: California - Sacramento

Period: 1852 (circa)

Publication: Universum Or Views Of The Most Remarkable Places And Objects Of All Countries

Color: Black & White

Size:
6.3 x 5 inches
16 x 12.7 cm

An early birds-eye view of Sacramento from the river filled with sailing and steam ships. Views of Sacramento from this period are very scarce. Finely rendered steel engraving.

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Condition: A

Crisp, bright impression on a full sheet with very wide margins. A spot in margin and a little marginal soiling, else fine.

Estimate: $100 - $120

Sold for: $130

Closed on 12/7/2005

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