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New York Taken From the Bay Near Bedlows Island

Artist:
William James Bennett (American, London 1787–1844 New York)
Artist:
After John Gadsby Chapman (American, Alexandria, Virginia 1808–1889 New York)
Publisher:
Henry J. Megarey (American, 1818–1845 New York)
Date:
1836
Medium:
Aquatint printed in colors
Dimensions:
image: 24 3/4 x 16 1/4 in. (62.9 x 41.3 cm) sheet: 26 1/8 x 19 9/16 in. (66.3 x 49.7 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
The Edward W. C. Arnold Collection of New York Prints, Maps and Pictures, Bequest of Edward W. C. Arnold, 1954
Accession Number:
54.90.610
Not on view
The Chapman-Bennett View

Edward W. C. Arnold; Donor: Edward W. C. Arnold
Stokes III.619-20, pl. 116; Deak 437
Isaac Newton Phelps Stokes The Iconography of Manhattan Island, 1498-1909, compiled from original sources. 5 vols., 1915–1928, vol. III, pp. 619-20, pl. 116.

Gloria Gilda Deák Picturing America, 1497-1899: Prints, Maps, and Drawings Bearing on the New World Discoveries and on the Development of the Territory that is now the United States, from the ...Collection ...of the New York Public Library. Princeton, N.J., 1988, cat. no. 437.



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