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Lot 0769
View of New York, aquatint, titled "New-York: Taken from the North West Angle of Fort Columbus, Governors Island" from the original sketch by Frederick Caitherwood, engraved by Henry Papprill, 1846. Depicts a view of Lower Manhattan from Governer's Island. Housed in an ebonized and partial gilt wood frame. Sight - 22 5/8" H x 31 5/8" W. Framed - 27 3/8" H x 36 3/8" W. American, late 19th/early 20th century. Note: The New York Historical Society holds the original 1846 plate, from which restrikes have been made. Provenance: Estate of Martha Lyman, Dayton, TN. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com.)

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Some light toning and scattered spotting, minor abrasions to the frame.

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New York: View from Fort Columbus, Governors Island

Estimate $350 - $450Jan 26, 2019