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498

Robert Havell Jr.

Panoramic View of New York Taken from the North River

Reserves

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

497

498

Robert Havell Jr.

Robert Havell Jr.

Panoramic View of New York Taken from the North River

Panoramic View of New York Taken from the North River

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Lot sold:

6,930

USD

Robert Havell Jr.

1793 - 1878

Panoramic View of New York Taken from the North River 


Hand-colored aquatint, engraving and etching, 1844, on wove paper, framed

plate: 305 by 911 mm 12 by 35 7/8 in

sheet: 321 by 923 mm 12 5/8 by 36 3/8 in

With margins, the sheet is trimmed and backed with wove, stabilizing several losses and tears at the sheet edges, the longest measuring approx. 2 inches and extending into the title. Faint uneven discoloration and surface soiling throughout and some spots of damp-staining and small creases at the sheet edges. An occasional, small pale fox mark. (The sky with a small thinned spot at upper right and a tiny repair at upper left.)


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