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Itinéraire pittoresque du fleuve Hudson et des parties latérales de l'Amérique du Nord

Collection Data

Description
French artist Jacques Milbert toured the Hudson River region in the 1820's and compiled a series of colored drawings of views he encountered on his trip. Upon his return to Paris, an account of his travels illustrated with lithographs of the views introduced the beauties of the Hudson River to the European public.
Names
Gaugain, Henri (Publisher)
Milbert, Jacques Gérard, 1766-1840 (Illustrator)
Adam, Victor, 1801-1866 (Lithographer)
Bichebois, Alphonse, 1801-1850 (Associated name)
Deroy, Laurent, 1797-1886 (Lithographer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1828 - 1829
Place: Paris
Publisher: Henry Gaugain et Cie.
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: Stuart 276 Atlas
Topics
Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) -- Description and travel
New England -- Description and travel
New York (State) -- Description and travel
New Jersey -- Description and travel
Pennsylvania -- Description and travel
Genres
Prints
Notes
Content: Deák gives Gaugain's first name as Henry
Citation/reference: Deák 299
Statement of responsibility: d'après les dessins originaux pris sur les lieux par J. Milbert et lithographiés par Adam, Bichebois, Deroy, Dupressoir, Jacottet, Joly, Sabatier, Tirpenne et Villeneuve.
Physical Description
Lithographs
Extent: 2 v. ; 35 cm. + and atlas of 53 pl., fold. map ; 52 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12716684
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 793036d0-c6eb-012f-9a5a-3c075448cc4b
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