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The Descent into the Valley of Wyoming


Steel Etching, hand colored, 1838, “The Descent into the Valley of Wyoming”. W.H. Bartlett engraver

  • Engraving
  • Engraving with modern handcoloring
  • 8 x 6 in

Published in "American Scenery: Or, Land, Lake and River Illustrations of Transatlantic Nature."

Artist: George Richardson, American, 1782–1848
After: William Henry Bartlett, British, 1809–1854
Publisher: George Virtue, British, 1793–1868
The Descent into the Valley of Wyoming, illustration for Nathaniel Parker Willis’s book American Scenery, Vol. I, opposite p. 53

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