Central Park New York City 1860 detailed plan map Hayward old colorBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Plan of the Central Park City of New York, 1860.
(Manhattan- urban parks- Olmstead & Vaux).
Issued 1860, New York for Valentine. Lithographed by George Hayward.
Excellent mid-19th century antique map, with original hand color. Captures this landmark just shortly after it was opened to the public.
Light uniform paper age toning, original fold lines, remaining clean - a pleasing and well preserved visual example.
Sheet measures c. 7 1/4" x 19 5/8".
Printed area measures c. 5 3/4" x 18".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 2.