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Auction 145, Lot 292

"Bird's Eye View of Narragansett Bay",

Subject: Rhode Island

Period: 1888 (dated)


Color: Black & White

16.8 x 24.3 inches
42.7 x 61.7 cm
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This detailed bird's-eye view of the Narragansett Bay covers the area from Providence south to Newport. Individual buildings can be seen on the islands while numerous ships and boats fill the bay. There is an attractive inset of a lighthouse and sailboat at top with an extensive index at bottom identifying 84 different locations. Published by J.A. & A.R. Reid. Blank verso.


Condition: B

Issued folding with a small stain in the image and some tiny separations along one fold resulting in minute loss.

Estimate: $150 - $200


Closed on 6/12/2013