Auction 95, Lot 172

"Panorama of the Seat of War - Birds Eye View of Kentucky and Tennessee", Bachmann, John

Subject: Tennessee and Kentucky

Period: 1861 (dated)

Publication: Panorama of the Seat of War

Color: Printed Color

28.2 x 21.2 inches
71.6 x 53.8 cm

Large, impressive bird's eye view from this famous CIVIL WAR publication. The panorama includes Cincinnati, Ft. Donelson, Nashville, Memphis, Cairo and many other towns and cities. Roads, bridges and steamboats are depicted in this unique combination of map and view. Two-color lithograph, linen backed, with script titles. Some creases, light soil and a few spots of foxing in margins, otherwise very good. Paper label of bookseller pasted over Bachmann's imprint.


Condition: A

Estimate: $1,500 - $1,800


Closed on 6/13/2001