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Auction 179, Lot 260

"View of Baltimore", Hoen & Company

Subject: Baltimore, Maryland

Period: 1858 (published)

Publication: Hunt's Merchants' Magazine

Color: Black & White

23.6 x 6.9 inches
59.9 x 17.5 cm
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This lovely view of Baltimore Harbor was published in the April 1858 edition of Hunt's Merchants' Magazine. It depicts a bustling scene with steamboats and sailboats in the waters, docks and shipbuilding in the foreground, and the city's emerging skyline in the background. Lithographed by A. Hoen & Company in Baltimore and published by the Board of Trade.


Condition: B

Issued folding and now flattened and backed with tissue to reinforce and repair a few minor tears and separations. There is light toning, minor foxing, and two tiny chips along the right fold.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $275

Closed on 9/16/2020