Philadelphia Pennsylvania City View Sailing Ships c. 1855 Welltsood printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Prints, 19th Century Prints, Engraved Prints, United States, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Sailing Ships, City View, Panoramic View).
Issued c. 1855, United States by for Smith Brothers. Engraved by Welltsood from drawing by Hill & Smith.
Wonderful 19th century engraved birds-eye city view with attractive hand color. Very detailed, rarely found with such atmospheric hand color.
Remains a nice looking example with a pleasing age patina. Any age flaws or marginal soiling mostly minor and easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 5 3/4" H x 7 3/4" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 4" H x 6" W.