MEDIZINFLASCHENDORF. (MEDICINE BOTTLE'S VILLAGE, MINNESOTA)

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Henry Lewis


Medizinflaschendorf. (Medicine Bottle's Village, Minnesota)

Multi-stone lithograph, 1854-57.
Image size 5 3/8 x 7 11/16" (136 x 195 mm).
Good condition save for some minor offseting and some foxing. Original hand coloring.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 44851
Price: $300.00
Publisher : Lith. Jnst. Arnz & Co. Dusseldorf.
Color lithograph after Henry Lewis from his Das Illustrirte Mississippithal. Published by Arnz & Co., Dusseldorf, 1854-57. One of 79 Mississippi River scenes Lewis drew in 1846 and 1847 while travelling the river from the Falls of St. Anthony to New Orleans. His work is "one of a half-dozen great and rare illustrated books relating to North America," according to Graff. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Town Views - United States , Minnesota

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