Fort Hamilton The Narrows New York Harbors Antique Prints Bartlett 1840
Title: The Narrows.
Antique engraving by Robert Wallis (1794 - 1878) of an illustration by William Henry Bartlett that depicts the view from Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn, NY of the narrows and Staten Island, NY.
Origin: American Scenery; London: George Virtue, 1839-40.
Bartlett, William Henry. 1809-1854 Bartlett was born in Kentish Town, London in 1809. He was apprenticed to John Britton (1771–1857), and became one of the foremost illustrators of topography of his generation. He travelled throughout Britain, and in the mid and late 1840s he travelled extensively in the Balkans and the Middle East. He made four visits to the United States between 1835 and 1852.
Museum Quality Antique Print. Verso Black. High quality Original uncolored print. No reprint, no facsimile.
Sheet app.: 31.5 x 24 cm. 12.5 x 9.5inches. Image app.: 18 x 12 cm. 7 x 4.75 inches. Condition: View overall very good.