Dec 17, 2019 - Sale 2527

Sale 2527 - Lot 56

Price Realized: $ 2,000
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Estimate: $ 3,000 - $ 5,000
DES BARRES, JOSEPH FREDERICK WALLET. [Four views of Boston Harbor]. Boston, seen between Castle Williams and Governor's Island, distant 4 miles. / Appearance of the High Lands of Agameticus, N.E. with Penobscot Hills, to the Eastwards, at 3 to 4 Leagues off Shore. / Boston Bay, the Light House bearing N.W.b.W. distant one League. / The Entrance of Boston Harbor. Large aquatint and engraved sheet with four profile views of Boston on "JBates" watermarked laid paper. 25x33 1/2 inches sheet size, wide margins; scattered spotting and surface soiling. Stevens 95B. London, October 7, 1777