Astor House. New York.

Engraving with modern hand coloring, c.1850.
Image size 4 1/4 x 6 1/4" (11 x 15.8 cm).
Good condition, save some soiling in the margins.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 41906
Price: SOLD
Publisher : Published by H. J. Meyer, New York & Berlin.
From "Meyer's Universum." Herrmann Meyer is known for his small but very well engraved views of various towns and scenes in America. Details include a child with a hoop & harbor scene. "The giant hotel was located on Broadway between Vesey and Barclay Streets. Opened in 1836, it was considered for many years the finest hotel in the country. The old building was demolished in 1926." 18th-19th Century Subjects , New York City - Under $300 , Manhattan - Downtown