Auction 170, Lot 293

"[Lot of 2] New York [and] Birds Eye View of the City and County of New-York with Environs", Magnus, Charles

Subject: New York City, New York

Period: 1860 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
8.9 x 6.2 inches
22.6 x 15.7 cm

An attractive pair of New York City views stretching from Lower Manhattan to Central Park. Brooklyn is at lower right and New Jersey can be seen in the background. Each is precisely engraved to show individual buildings and numerous boats in the two rivers.

New York. The verso shows lined paper. Condition: Attractive color on a watermarked sheet. (A)
Birds Eye View of the City and County of New-York with Environs. Condition: A crisp impression with one tiny hole in the horizon at upper right. (B+)

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Condition:

See description above.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $120

Closed on 11/14/2018

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