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West Point, from Fort Putnam.

  • ARTIST: Benjamin Bellows Grant Stone

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Goupil & Co. London, Paris, Berlin & New York.

  • MEDIUM: Two-color lithograph, chine-colle

    DATE: 1859.

  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 12 3/4 x 18 7/8" (32.3 x 48 cm).

  • DESCRIPTION: Sketched from Nature by B. G. Stone. Drawn on stone by Charles Parsons. Printed by Endicott & Co.<br><br> Key in title identifies landmarks, left to right, they are: Roe's Hotel, Cadet's Camp, Dragon Camp, Barracks, Academic Building, Library & Chapel and Mess Hall.<br><br> One of a series by Stone of views in and around West Point on the Hudson River. There are no records on how many views are in the set, or if they were even done as a set. All were produced in a very similar size and format which gives credence to the likely hood of being part of a series. Quite rare. Not in Deak, "Picturing America".


  • CONDITION: Good condition, backed on paper. Minor scattered foxing.