"United States Capitol", Johnson, A. J.
Subject: Washington, D.C.
Period: 1866 (dated)
Publication: New Illustrated Family Atlas
Color: Black & White
14.9 x 9.3 inches
37.8 x 23.6 cm
This attractive engraving is the frontispiece to Johnson's New Illustrated Family Atlas. This view is based upon a photograph of the drawings of T.U. Walter and engraved by C.E. Loven that depicts the newly replaced and enlarged "wedding cake" style dome that is present today.
Light toning with a few minor spots in the image.