The Old Print Shop

New York and Brooklyn.

  • ARTIST: Samuel Augustus Mitchell

  • PUBLISHER: Published in Philadelphia by S. Augustus Mitchell.

  • MEDIUM: Handcolored stone engraving,

    DATE: c.1875.

  • EDITION SIZE: 13 5/8 x 20 1/2" (34.4 x 51.8 cm) plus margins.

  • DESCRIPTION: A pleasant map of the city and surrounding areas from Mitchell's General Atlas. Notes the many ferry lines that ran between Manhattan and New Jersey and Brooklyn. The map is nicely embellished by a grape vine border surround. Engraved by W. H. Gamble. Inset in lower right shows the northern part of Manhattan.


  • CONDITION: Good condition and color.