Auction 136, Lot 142

"[Lot of 10 - American Cities]",

Subject: Canada & United States

Period: 1839-1856 (circa)


Color: Black & White

See Description

Lot of 10 beautifully rendered steel engravings. Includes engravings from Picturesque America and one from a similar British publication: City of Louisville; City of Baltimore ( From Druid Hill Park); City of Cleveland From Resevoir Walk; City of Milwaukee; City of Buffalo; The City of Detroit (From Canada Shore); City of Cincinnati; City of Providence From Prospect Hill; New York Bay From the Telegraph Station; and Quebec. Size varies from 6.5 x 4.25" to 10 x 5.5".


Condition: A

Overall collection ranges from very good to fine, although City of Cleveland engraving has small stain along top border of image.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/1/2011