Edward Herline

Artist's Biography

Microscopic View of Philadelphia.

Lithograph, 1869.
Image size 5 x 7 7/8" (12.5 x 20 cm) plus margins.
Good condition. B/W. Backed on rice paper.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 93485
Price: $495.00
Publisher : Published by John Weik, Philadelphia.
This small print presents a bird’s-eye street view of Philadelphia in very fine detail, showing a dense array of buildings divided by streets and looking out to the harbor in the distance. It was lithographed by Herline & Co. and published by John Weik, a German publisher known for town views as well as books and other prints during the mid-19th century. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Town Views - United States , Pennsylvania - Philadelphia