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The Narrows from Fort Hamilton (After William Henry Bartlett)


A hand-colored steel plate engraving by Robert Wallis (1794 - 1878) of an illustration by William Henry Bartlett that depicts the view from Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn, NY of the narrows and Staten Island, NY.

Artist: Robert Wallis (1794 - 1878)

Title: The Narrows from Fort Hamilton (After William Henry Bartlett)

Medium: Hand-colored steel plate engraving on paper

Dates: 1838

Dimensions: 8" H x 11" W

Signature/Inscription: W.H. Bartlett; R. Wallis; Title; London, Published for the Proprietors, by Geo. Virtue, 26 Ivy Lane, 1838; Below print

Culture: American

Accession Number: A1985.3.2

Credit: Given in memory of Marshall Esterly

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