"Panorama of the Seat of War - Birds Eye View of Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and the District of Columbia", Bachmann, John
Subject: Southeastern United States
Period: 1861 (dated)
Publication: Panorama of the Seat of War
Color: Printed Color
28 x 21.7 inches
71.1 x 55.1 cm
Scarce, large bird's eye view of the Chesapeake Bay with Baltimore, Washington, Fredricksburg, Richmond, Petersburg, Suffolk and Portsmouth prominently featured. This unique combination of map and view provides a fascinating view of the region during the Civil War with roads and sea routes shown. Two-color lithograph, linen backed, with script titles.
Some creases, light soil and minor foxing in margins. Ten inch crack into image at left, separating paper but not the linen.