"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
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.
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.