Two-tone Lithograph, c.1850.
Image size 6 3/4 x 10 1/8" (17.2 x 25.8 cm).
Good condition. LOCATION: New York City
Inventory Number: 92976
Publisher : Published by Mialhe, Havana.
Lithogra. de L. Marquier Ce. de Lamparilla no. 96.
Drawn by Mialhe. Lithographed by L. Marquier. From "Album Pintoresco de la Isla de Cuba." Mialhe’s important Cuban views created “the image which the enlightened public of the nineteenth century had of Cuba,” writes Cueto. In addition to highly detailed city views, Isla de Cuba includes scenes depicting everyday Cuban life, such as tobacco cultivation, dancing, vending, even a cockfight. 18th-19th Century Subjects, Town Views - Central & South America, and the West Indies, Cuba