Lot 527 of 703:
Lithograph View of San Francisco 1850  

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View of San Francisco. 1850. Taken from a High Point on the South Side. Published by the Author of "Sights in the Gold Region, &c"



Henry Bill



Color lithograph. Matted and framed, Image 23x32 cm (9x12½"). Overall 50x55 cm (19¾x21¾").

The cluster of buildings overshadowed by the very steep hills, with veritable mountains on the other side of the bay, with sailing ships docked and at anchor. An interesting if not very accurate view. Drawn on the stone by Kuchel, printed by P.S. Duval. Baird & Evans 18a; Peters COS pp. 115, 147; Reps 250.

Lot Amendments

Old creasing, slight toning; not examined out of frame; very good.

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