After Andrew. “The State-House Phila. 1750.”
Most likely published in Philadelphia ca. 1875. First state before artist and engravers name added to plate. 5 x 6 13/16. Engraving by John Serz. Hand color. Minor smudging in the margin. Else, very good condition. Snyder, Mirror of America: 429. A/A
A fine and colorful view of Independence Hall as the building appeared before construction ended in 1753. Shown is the original bell tower without the clock. Most likely this print was issued to commemorate the centennial in 1876.