Yale College campus at New Haven CT ca. 1855 engraved U.S. view printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
NEWHAVEN CONNECTICUT, VIEW LOOKING
SOUTH WEST, ACROSS THE GREEN,
TOWARDS YALE COLLEGE
(United States topographical view)
Printed New York: ca. 1855-65 era.
Engraved by Fenner Sears & Co.
Charming original antique engraved topographical print, printed on an almost onion-skin paper and affixed to heavy paper backing sheet, of this United States location.
An appealing and interesting antique image which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a small present.
Please view enlargable scan of the print closely. It forms a central part of the description and is superior to words.
Paper shows typical gentle signs of age, some toning, but is mostly clean and well preserved.
In normal Average to Good or better antiquarian condition, uniform toning to sheet, minor age dustiness or light surface wear, and some scattered light to moderate age foxing (small spotting); overall the image is clean and very attractive -- please inspect enlargeable photo closely, any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within picture provided .
In all, a fine and somewhat uncommon antique historical image entirely worthy of display.
[ note: We grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws. We are doing our best to show & describe this item so you are happy when it arrives ].
A nice impression of an original and interesting antique printed image that any collector, dealer or institution would be happy to own.
Sheet measures c. 6 1/2" W x 4 1/4" H.
Engraved area measures c. 5 3/4" W x 3 3/8" H .
We encourage you to print this description to keep with the image.
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