Auction 129, Lot 184

"[Lot of 10 - American Views]", Bartlett, W. H.

Subject: Eastern United States

Period: 1839 (dated)

Publication: American Scenery

Color: Black & White

7.5 x 4.5 inches
19.1 x 11.4 cm

Collection of fine, steel engraved views from Bartlett's notable book. The lot includes the following plates:

1) Winter Scene on the Catterskills.
2) The Narrows. (From Fort Hamilton.)
3) Valley of the Connecticut. (From Mount Holyoke.)
4) Trenton High Falls.
5) The Tomb of Kosciusko.
6) The Notch House, White Mountains. (New Hampshire.)
7) Sabbath Day Point. (Lake George)
8) View of the Ruins of Fort Ticonderoga.
9) The Catterskill Falls. (From above the Ravine.)
10) The Catterskill Fall. (From Below.)


Condition: A

Each with wide margins on a full sheet measuring 9 x 11.3 inches. All images are fine, some with slight foxing in blank margins.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $80

Closed on 9/23/2009