Land Survey Cornerstone 1879 Adirondacks New York antique litho view

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  • Item Category: Fine Art
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  • Sold Date: Feb 15, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

Land Survey Cornerstone 1879 Adirondacks New York antique litho view

From which the lines of the Patents of Totten and Crossfield and
and Macomb part, dividing Millions of Acres of Land

(Adirondack Mountains Survey, New York)

Issued 1879, Albany, NY.

Lithographed by Weed, Parsons, & Co.

Drawn by Verplanck Colvin
Fine original antique lithographic view, printed on quality paper which retains its inherent structural flexibility and soundness. Produced for one of the early surveying projects of the Adirondack Mountain region of New York in the 19th century.

In Very Good or better condition, light minor uniform age toning to sheet as typical, remaining clean and appealing [note: we grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws].

The printed area remains pleasing, a nice impression of an interesting image that would look great framed.

Sheet measures c. 9" W x 5 1/2" H.

Engraved area measures c. 6 1/4" W x 4 1/8" H.


[note : All old sheets of printed paper possibly have short edge splits. Each sheet has existed for a very long time and has probably been handled repeatedly in the course of it's existence. It has a history unique to it as an object. Most of the time any edge
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