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Philadelphia, taken from Kensington.

  • ARTIST: Thomas Birch

  • PUBLISHER: Published by B. & T. Kite, Philadelphia.

  • MEDIUM: Engraving,

    DATE: 1811

  • EDITION SIZE: Image 4 5/8 x 11 3/8" (11.8 x 29 cm)

  • DESCRIPTION: Tho. Birch del. J. Seymour Sc. Folding frontispiece from James Mease, The Picture of Philadelphia, Giving an Account of its Origin, Increase, and Improvements in Arts, Sciences, Manufactures, Commerce, and Revenue…. A charming view of the city by the iconic Philadelphia artist Thomas Birch.


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Drum mounted. B/W

  • REFERENCE: Stauffer #2882.