NIAGARA FALLS. PART OF THE AMERICAN FALL, FROM THE FOOT OF THE STAIR CASE. [AND] NIAGARA FALLS. PART OF THE BRITISH FALL, FROM UNDER TABLE ROCK.

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William Bennett


Niagara Falls. Part of the American Fall, from the foot of the Stair Case. [and] Niagara Falls. Part of the British Fall, from under Table Rock.

Aquatint and engraving handcolored, 1829-30.
Image sizes 20 1/4 x 16 5/8" (515 x 422 mm).
Good condition, save for small tears in the margins not affecting the image. Fine original handcoloring.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 82860
Price: $6,500.00
Publisher : Published by H. I. Megarey, New York.
Painted by W. J. Bennett. Engraved by by J. Hill. An extraordinary view of the Falls by the two masters of American aquatint engraving. "Niagara Falls. Part of the British Fall" is first of two states. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Town Views - United States , New York State - Niagara Falls

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