This print shows a view on the U.S. Naval Astronomical Expedition to the Southern Hemisphere during 1849-1852.
Made by after an anonymous artist.
Medium: Crayon style tone lithograph on wove (vellin) paper.
Sheet size: 29 x 22 cm (11.42 x 8.66 inch). Image size: 24.5 x 16 cm. (9.65 x 6.3 inch).
Condition: good, given age. Brownish stains. Folds in corner and lower margin. Creases. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
CALDERA-US NAVAL-EXPEDITION-ARGENTINA-VULCANO | RB-A8-27
This attractive print was published by P.S. Duval & Co.’s Steam Lith. Press, Philadelphia ca 1855.
Biography engraver: James Fuller Queen (1824-c. 1877).