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    Neu Yorck. La Nouvelle Yorck. 16.5" x 12.5", circa 1775. Hand colored vue d'optique, engraved by Balthazar Frederich Leizelt, Augsburg, depicting an early scene of New York harbor during the previous century. Caption below image written in German and French, "a city in North American on an Isle, called Manhattan near the mouth of the Hudson..." Print has been mounted (along top margin of print, only) to an overall size of 17.75" x 14.25".

    Condition: Moderate toning and ink stains at upper and lower edges. Upper margin shows slight signs of wear on blue paint. Overall very fine.


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    April, 2018
    18th Wednesday
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