New York City Antique Map Print Set (1865)

SKU: 15991

Archival print reproduction of an antique map of New York City from 1865 by Egbert L. Viele.

  • Medium: Archival pigment inkjet print
  • Paper: 100% cotton, museum-quality, acid-free, heavyweight, matte finish
  • Size: 11x14 or 16x20 inches per print

Sold as a set of 4 individual prints. Each print is sized to fit perfectly in a 11x14 or 16x20 inch frame without a mat.

All prints come unframed.

About This Map

Mid-nineteenth century topographic map of Manhattan in New York City that shows the original terrain of the city, with hills, rivers, and waterways, overlaid on top of a grid of the streets as they appeared then. The area shaded in light orange on the southern tip of Manhattan on the left end of the map shows the land that was filled in to extend the shoreline.

Title: Topographical Map of the City of New York Showing Original Water Courses and Made Land
Author: Egbert L. Viele (1825-1902)
Year: 1865