Western America print lot x 10 Sarony litho views U.S. RR Survey I. StevensBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Lot of ten (10) excellent tinted color lithographed prints. Among the first published views of this western site and region in general. Still largely under valued and appreciated, an important visual artifact issued during the expansion of the population within the country as it moved westward.
White Bear Lake.
Bois de Sioux River.
Victor's Camp - Hell Gate Ronde.
Great Falls of the Missouri River.
(Western United States- Oregon)
Issued 1855-60, by U.S. Gov. for the Exploration for Pacific Railroad route survey between St. Paul & Puget Sound under the direction of Isaac Stevens.
Lithographed NY by Sarony, Major & Knapp.
Papers and images remain clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Sheets measure c. 8 1/4 "H x 11 1/2" W.
Printed areas measure c. 5 3/4"H x 8 3/4"W.