The Old Print Shop

Boston and New York Line via Newport and Fall River consisting of the steamers Metropolis, Bay State, and Empire State.

  • ARTIST: Charles Parsons

  • MEDIUM: Lithograph printed in color.


  • EDITION SIZE: Image size 18 5/8 x 33 1/4" ( 475 x 841mm) plus title, text, and margins.

  • DESCRIPTION: Lith. of Endicott & Co. New York. A list of the builders is given, as well as the dimensions of "Metropolis." The tonnage for each steamer is recorded beneath the title, and the accomodation size of "Metropolis" is given. A fine view of the steamer.


  • CONDITION: Fair condition- tear 2" into color on left margin, 3" tear in bottom margin, 2 1/4" wide patch of discoloration running up entire right side of image, some overall time toning of margins.