Itineraire pittoresque du fleuve Hudson et des parties laterales de l'Amerique du Nord, d'apres les dessins originaux pris sur les lieux. Atlas

Collection Data

Description
Three volume set: v. 1-2. Text. v. 3. Atlas. Atlas consists of one folding map and 54 lithographed views of the Hudson River and surroundings. Lithographs by Adam, Bichebois, Deroy, and others, after sketches by French artist Jacques-Gérard Milbert, who came to the United States in 1815 and traveled extensively throughout the northeast before returning to France. During his stay Milbert sent many shipments of local flora and fauna to the Museum of Natural History in Paris.
Names
Milbert, Jacques Gérard, 1766-1840 (Artist)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1828
Place: Paris
Publisher: Henri Gaugain et Cie
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: IRM+++ (Hudson River) Milbert, J. G. Itinéraire pittoresque du fleuve Hudson) Library has: Atlas
Topics
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Landscapes (Representations)
Genres
Lithographs
Books
Physical Description
Extent: 3 v. fol.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 36021197
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12716812
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dae291b0-c6f6-012f-05ac-58d385a7bc34
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