New York city map 1867 Beer lovely detailed city plan Brooklyn ManhattanBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Plan of New York & Brooklyn.
(New York City).
Issued 1867, NY by F.W. Beers, Atlas Of New York & vicinity.
Attractive and detailed 19th century antique map, lithographed with original hand color. Great visual appearance.
Light uniform paper age toning, various skillful repairs done on reverse which are all revealed in detail within the video- mostly tissue paper repairs to short edge tears, small top corner reinstatements with matching paper.
Despite the repairs, the map displays very well and is entirely worthy of framing for display.
Sheet measures c. 16 7/8" x 13 5/8".
Printed area measures c. 15 7/8" x 12 7/8".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1.
LeGear, U.S. Atlases in LOC, L-2539.