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  AMERICA 
 North America 

BACHMANN, John. [A bird's-eye view of Niagara Falls]
[Vue Générale du Niagara A Vol d'Oiseau.] Paris: Wild, c.1851. Tinted lithograph. Sheet 285 x 580mm. Trimmed to printed border, title excised and pasted below on later card, losing artist, engraver and publisher's inscriptions.
A spectacular view of Niagara Falls, the Horseshoe Falls in the foreground looking upstream towards Lake Erie. It was lithographed by Eugene Ciceri (1813 -90) after the view by John Bachman of 1851.
[Ref: 15170]    £850.00 ($1,102 • €987 rates)


 Cuba 

BACHMANN, John. [An early bird's-eye view of Havana]
Vue Générale de la Havane a Vol d'Oiseau. Dess d'apres nat. par Bachmann, Lith. par Asselineau. Paris: Wild, c.1850. Tinted lithograph finished with hand colour. Sheet 530 x 720mm. Some restoration.
A spectacular elevated prospect of Havana from the harbour. John Bachmann (1814-96) was born in Switzerland and worked as a lithographer in Switzerland and Paris before emigrating to America c.1847. He produced the first major series of bird's-eye views of American cities, including New York, Philadelphia, New Orleans and Boston as well as Havana.
[Ref: 19264]    £3,250.00 ($4,215 • €3,773 rates)


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