St. Louis Missouri Mississippi River City View River Boats 1855 engraved printBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Prints, 19th Century Prints, Engraved Prints, United States, Missouri, St. Louis, Mississippi River, River Boats, City View, Panoramic View).
Issued c. 1855, Cincinnati, Ohio by for Smith Brothers. Engraved by Welltsood & Peters from drawing by J.W. Hill.
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.