Boston in 1774 Sailboats Harbor Skyline c. 1855 original antique view printBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
Boston in 1774, From Dorchester Heights
(Harbor View- Ships- Sailboats- Skyline)
Engraved by Rogers
Printed ca. 1855-65, New York by Virtue & Yorston
Fine original antique engraved view from the middle of the 19th century.
The old paper shows typical gentle signs of age, some light spotting or minor scattered foxing, but is clean overall and well preserved.
Please inspect enlargeable photo closely - Any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within zoomable picture provided .
An appealing and not often seen antique view which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present.
[ 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 ].
Despite any small age flaws the sheet may display, the printed area remains fresh, clean and visually pleasing. The print is well preserved.
Overall a nice impression of an original and interesting antique printed image that any collector, dealer, institution or person of good taste would be happy to own or display.
Sheet measures c. 9 3/4" W x 6 1/8" H.
Engraved area measures c. 7" W x 5" H.