Auction 123, Lot 158

"[Lot of 25 - U.S. Views]", Bryant, William C.

Subject: United States

Period: 1872 (published)

Publication: Picturesque America


9 x 5.5 inches
22.9 x 14 cm

Beautiful selection of steel engravings illustrating fine views of American scenery and cities by various eminent American artists. Notable panoramas include San Francisco, Quebec (2), New Orleans, St. Louis (2), Richmond, Milwaukee (2), Cleveland, Cincinnati, Detroit, Niagara Falls, West Point, Mount Hood, Louisville, Mount Shasta, Harper's Ferry by Moonlight, Buffalo, Providence, etc. Lot contains two tinted pages (Mount Desert. Coast of Maine and Indian Rock. Narragansett.). A nice collection with some of the better engravings from Picturesque America.


Condition: A

Plates are all very good or fine.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Sold for: $250

Closed on 2/20/2008