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Panorama de la Habana, Vista tomada desde Regla

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A magnificent oversize view of mid 19th-century Havana, "taken from Regla" across Havana harbor to the city. Toward the right is the harbor entrance and Morro Castle. The original 1855 engraving by Edward Willmann [after a daguerreotype by G.B. Haase, Havana, 1854] was exhibited at the 1855 Exposition Universell des Beaux-Arts in Paris. This superb restrike issue was published by Rosendo Fernandex & Co., Havana, c. 1950.
Item Number: k1106
Cartographer: Willmann
Place & Date: Havana / 1855/1950
Size: 40 3/4" x 15"
Condition: lower right corner of extensive margins repaired; tear in top margin repaired; otherwise a superb, beautifully colored exemplar.
Price: SOLD