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1855 Preliminary Chart of Hudson River, New York from Teller's Point to the Mouth. Map folded in half. Survey of the Coast of
the United States.
37 x 16 in. $350
1866 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving titled,
New York City."
Sketched by Stanley Fox.
16 x 11 in. $60
1888 New Washington Market, NYC. Beautiful hand colored engraving shows the Market in background. Fine aerial view. Foreground shows dozens of horse-drawn produce carts ready to unload. Harper's.
16x10-1/2 in. $60
1881 Public School Teaching Print. This professionally hand watercolored print is from the Sept. 17, 1881 issue of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper. Entitled "New York City--Opening of the Public Schools, September 5th--An Exhibition of the Calisthenic Exercises." It shows a room full of children doing exercises, with a woman in front playing the piano. This print is in excellent condition. 11" x 16" $50
1885 Columbia College. Three great hand colored views from
Size: 16x11 in. $50
1838 New York City Bartlett view, from Weehawken. Bartlett hand colored steel engraved view of the River and City. 9-1/2x7 in. $60
1883 New York City. Boycotted- A Scene on a Business Street in New York City. This hand colored engraving is from the January, 1883 edition of Frank Leslie's Illustrated and shows a boy yelling into a Jewish owned business "I say, Mister, what'll yer give me for a customer?" 11x16 in. $60
1883 New York City-Scenes on the Petroleum Exchange, New Street. This hand colored engraving has nine scenes of oil men conducting business at the Petroleum Exchange. This genuine antique print is from the July, 1883 edition of Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
11x16 in. $60
Manhattan Beach - 1879 Rare hand colored wood engraving from The Daily Graphic depicting the opening of the season at
Manhattan Beach, NY.
20 x 13-1/2 in. $80
1840 New York City Hall. Bartlett hand colored steel engraving of building and park in foreground. 9-1/2 x 7 in. $50
At Washington Market, New York. Hand colored engraving shows congestion with crowds of merchants, buyers, carts, produce etc. From the September 14, 1878 issue of Harper's Weekly.
11x16 in. $60
1873 Nast Print: Tammany Boss Tweed. This print is from the December 13, 1873 issue of Harper's Weekly. It is an authentic professionally watercolored engraving - cartoon drawn by Thomas Nast, the most famous political cartoonist of the 19th century. The cartoon pertains to the arrest and incarceration of Boss Tweed, who controlled the political machine of New York City in the mid 1800s. It shows Justice (portrayed as a beautiful woman) locking a cell door marked "W.M. Tweed." To the left of Tweed's Cell, is an open cell door marked "Next." 11x16 $60
1871 Rare Fifth Avenue Hotel. Reading Room view. Gives an excellent idea of the activity of the business people in this top hotel. Hand colored from Every Saturday. 14-1/2x10-1/2 in. $50
1838 New York Bay. Bartlett hand colored steel engraved view
from the telegraph station.
10-1/2x8-1/2 in. $80
Rare 1886 "Preparing the Statue of Liberty on Bledsoe's Island, for the Formal Unvailing on October 28th, -- Present Condition of the Work, New York." This rare hand colored wood engraving was featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
22-1/2 x 16 in. $300
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1889 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engravings titled, "Houses of the New York and the Manhattan Athletic Clubs." Drawn by
16 x 11 in. $60
1886 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving titled, "New York Architecture -- The Tiffany and Marquand Houses." Drawn by Hughson Hawley.
16 x 11 in. $50
1861 Harper's Weekly hand colored wood engraving titled,
"The Second Fire Zouaves
of New York."
15-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $50
1837 Hand colored steel engraving titled, "The Narrows From Staten Island." Published for the Proprietors by Geo. Virtue, London.
10-1/2 x 8 in. $60
1873 Hand colored wood engraving from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper titled, "New York City, -- Among the Poor -- A Summer Evening Scene at the Five Points." Sketched by Matt Morgan. Image shows an impoverished family resting against the side of a building as they try caring for their young.
15-1/2 x 10-1/2 in. $50
1886 New York City Tobogganing Scene. Color, wood engraving published in an 1886 issue of Harper's Weekly shows a tobogganing scene in New York City. 11x16 in. $50
1839 Bartlett View of New York City. Hand colored steel engraving by W.H. Bartlett, titled "View of New York, from Weehawken." Shows the city from a distance, with sailing boats passing by in the foreground. 8x10 in. $60
1889: Bronx New York, Claremont Park. Interesting, hand colored engravings from Harper's Weekly. Center engraving is a map of the Bronx and Westchester County NY, showing the locations of sites that were under consideration for the International Exposition of 1892. Top and bottom images show scenes in Claremont Park, which was one of the possible sites. 11x16 in. $50
1884 Polish Market in New York City. Hand colored engraving from Harper's Weekly, titled "A Polish Trading Post in New York." A large crowd is shown gathered at a New York intersection, buying and selling various goods. 11x16 in. $60
1873 Scene: Tompkins Square, New York City. Hand colored engraving from Harper's Weekly, titled "Tompkins Square, New York: Out for a Breath of Fresh Air." A crowd of people is shown walking in the park, enjoying a summer day.
11x16 in. $60
Central Park, NY ‘The Bridge’ – Currier and Ives. Small folio – original period all wood frame. Very good condition.
13 7/8 x 17 7/8 Frame Size - $495
1872 Hand colored steel engraving titled, "The Terrace Central Park." Engraved by D.
Appleton & Co., New York.
12-1/2 x 9 in. $50
1863 Hand colored lithograph showing the "View of Harlaem from Morisania in the Province
of New York, September, 1765."
11 x 7 in. $80
1883 Hand colored wood engraving titled, "New York City -- The Old and the New -- Opening of the Recently Completed Fulton Market
"Featured in Frank Leslie's
16 x 10-1/2 in. $50
1885 Hand colored wood engraving showing the progress of the work on the Statue of Liberty on Bedloe's Island. Featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper.
11 x 9-1/2 in. $40
1881 Wood engravings showing Bartoldi's Statue of Liberty -- Minister Morton Driving the
First Rivet in the Pedestal, in
11 x 7 in. $30
1889: Tennis in New York City Central Park. Large, hand colored engraving from Harper's Weekly, titled "The North Meadows, Central Park. A Proposed Site for Some of the Buildings of the World's Fair of 1892." Men and women are shown playing tennis on the grass. In the foreground, a man is chatting with four women as he rolls
up a tennis net.
16x22 in. $150
1855 New York City Firemen's Parade. Hand colored, engraved view from an 1855 issue of Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion. Title is "The Late Firemen's Third Annual Parade in the City of New York." Text around the image describes the parade, and lists the names of participants. Image underneath is a view of the English and
French naval fleets in
Besika Bay, near the Dardanelles.
16x22 in. $80
1859 Three New York City Views. The Dining Room of the Fifth Avenue Hotel on Madison Square, Ladies' Drawing Room in the Fifth Avenue Hotel, Exterior of the Fifth Avenue Hotel on Madison Square, New York. This double page, hand colored engraving is from the October, 1859 edition of
size: 16x22 in. $80
1874 New York City- The Summer Exodus to Europe. This double page, hand colored engraving is from the 1874 June edition of Harper's Weekly. This antique print shows 6 vies of people boarding the the steamer ships: departure of the steamer "State of Virginia" of the state line from pier 36 on Saturday May 30th, the English traveler, the inquisitive passenger, crossing the line, "Heave Ahoy!"-sailors' chorus, the American traveler.
Size: 16x22 in. $100
1866 The Moral, Social, Architectural, And Business Contrasts Of New York City. Hand colored wood engraving published in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper on July 14, 1866. Several scenes depicting people in different social categories out and about in New York City. 16x22in. $150
1853 Hand colored wood engravings from Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion. Top engraving shows The City of New York, As Seen From the East River; Bottom engraving shows The City of New York, As Seen From the North River. Page is titled, "A Fine Panoramic Representation of The City of New York, The Metropolis of The United States.
15 x 10-1/2 in. $60
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1887 Hand colored wood engraving featured in Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper titled, "New York City -- An Afternoon At the Central Park Menagerie." Several scenes of zoo animals are shown at the
New York City Zoo.
16 x 11 in. $50
Early 1900s Hand colored lithograph showing the "View of the Ruins After the Great Fire in New York, Dec. 16th & Dec. 17th, 1835, As Seen from Exchange Place." Published by L.P. Clover, New York. Entered According to Act of Congress in the Year 1836 by L.P. Clover in the Office
of the Southern District
of New York.
29 x 23 in. $225
Radio City Music Hall Pictorial. 1937. 16pp photo filled souvenir. Color cover and centerfold. Large format.
10 ½ x 14 ¼ in. $40
“Pennsylvania Station in New York City.” 1910 Pamphlet published by the Pennsylvania RR. Pictorial covers, 24pp of illustrations and text including a plan.
7 ½ x 5 in. $60
Pictorial Map. A New Yorker’s Idea of the United States of American by Daniel K. Wallingford. Humorous view with huge NY amusing comments about every place else! 1963 Columbia University Press. Map is evenly toned. Original wood frame.
Image size: 12 x 16 in.
Frame size: 16 ¼ x 20 3/8 in.
The Centennial of the Inaguration of George Washington as first President of The United States -- The Sub-Treasury Building Decorated - New York City. Also shown are portraits of prominet participants in the literary exercies at the sub-treasury building. 1889 Frank Leslies'. Hand colored, wood engraving.
11 x 16 in. $90
Mayfair House. 610 Park Ave. 1926. Real Estate ad for newly completed ready for occupancy building in Lenox Hall.
6 x 9 in. $40
Smuggling Cigars into New York City. 10 scenes depicting the process on how they smuggled the cigars into the city. 1875 Frank Leslie's. Wood engraving.
11 x 15 3/4 in. $40
New York - Commercial and Geographical of relations with the rest of the world in 1868. Areas including Birdseye views of Honolulu, Hong Kong, Panama and UPRR. Hand colored, wood engraving.
15 ½ x 22 in. $80
Central Park 1868. Rare early view of the Terrace and general plan. Hand colored, wood engraving from Engineering Magazine.
13 x 20 3/8 in. $350
1850 City of New York by Cowperthwait. Detailing buildings, hotels, churches, hotels and places of interest. Hand colored, lithograph.
13 1/2 x 17 in. $750
Birds Eye View 1852. Lower Manhattan - facing West from City Hall. Hand colored, wood engraving.
10 7/8 x 8 3/8 in. $50
Out-door Summer Amusements -- The Swings in Central Park. 1871 Haper's Weekly. Hand colored, wood engraving.
10 x 15 in. $60
View from Fort Hamilton, New York Harbor. 1879 Harper's Weekly. Hand colored, wood engraving.
10 7/8 x 15 7/8 in. $60
NYC Pocket Map 1948 Walker. Shows Manhattan north of 40th St. and much of Brooklyn and Williamsburg. Legend shows Masonic and Odd Fellows lodges marked Ferry Routes shown also shows public buildings, churches, parks, street names, colleges, U.S. Navy Yard, docks and wharfs. Different colors for numbered preciencts. Originally taped, residue remains. Lower fold crease.
18 3/4 x 24 in. $1,250
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