November 5, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Lot 132: Rare early view of Brooklyn, New York(48 views)
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Description: Brooklyn, N.Y.. 1854. R.F. Smith (19th cent.). New York: Wellstood & Peters, 1853. 29 1/2 x 43 1/2 inches visible, 33 1/4 x 47 1/2 inches framed. Rare early view of Brooklyn, New York, published by Smith, Fern & Co., based upon a painting by R.F. Smith. The view is from the west (approximately the area of the Wall Street Pier) and shows a vibrant East River scene, teaming with sail boats a few early steam vessels, including the Empire State.
Artist or Maker: R.F. Smith
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