A fine view of New York

By HILL, John W. [Engraved by MOTTRAM, C.], 1855 
£8,000
£4,800

New York

America
  • Author: HILL, John W. [Engraved by MOTTRAM, C.]
  • Publication place: 59 Beekman Street, New York
  • Publisher: F and G. W. Smith
  • Publication date: 1855.
  • Physical description: Engraved view with fine hand-colour in full, expert repairs to marginal tears occasionally crossing the image, framed
  • Dimensions: 738 by 1220mm. (29 by 48 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 2178

Notes

Painted by J. W. Hill. Engraved by C. Mottram. Printed by McQueen, London. Second state of two. First state is a pure aquatint by Himely. In the second state, Mottram added additional engraving to the plate.