antique prints, maps and watercolors

(Fairmount Water Works) Ballou. London, c. 1859. $495.00

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“Fairmount Water Works, Philadelphia.”

A lovely detailed view from across the Schuylkill of the Water Works and the hill known as Fairmount above it. From Ballou’s Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion.

Hand colored wood engraving.  
Framed to museum specifications with hand painted French mat.
Overall dimensions of 13 5/8 x 18 inches.