Jun 06, 2013 - Sale 2317

Sale 2317 - Lot 406

Price Realized: $ 1,680
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 1,500
(NIAGARA FALLS.) Bennett, William James. Niagara Falls . . . View of the American Fall taken from Goat Island. Large hand-colored aquatint engraved by Bennett after one of his paintings, 495x585 mm; small closed tear in upper margin away from image. New York, [1829]

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William James Bennett depicted the American Fall nestled within a luxuriant, verdant setting, with no sign of the encroachments being steadily made on the virgin landscape by the trappings of an ever-growing tourist industry"--Deak 367.