[Views of the entrance to New York Harbour]

 

Name
Des Barres, Joseph F. W. 1722-1824
Title
[Views of the entrance to New York Harbour]
Other Titles
View of the Highland of Neversunk, N.W. by W. four miles distant, with the light house, on Sandy hook, N.W; South shore of Long Island, ten leagues eastward of Sandy Hook, four miles distant; New York with the entrance of the North and East rivers; Light house on Sandy Hook, S.E. one mile; Narrows (between Red and Yellow Hook, on Long Island, & the east bluff of Staten Island) bearing S. by W
Collection Name
Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection
Subjects
New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800.; New York Harbor (N.Y. and N.J.)
Format
maps
Genre
maps
Publication Information
Publish'd ... by J.F.W. Des Barres, Esqr: London
Date
Oct[obe]r 4, 1777
Physical Description
5 views on 1 sheet ; 14 x 48 cm. or smaller, sheet 81 x 59 cm.
Note
Five perspective views of the approaches to New York Harbor taken by J.F.W. Des Barres for the use of Royal Navy of Great Britain
Collective title supplied by cataloger
Includes note
From Des Barres's Atlantic Neptune
Avery Classics copy: Seymour B. Durst Old York Library Collection, Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library, Columbia University
Contents
[1.] A view of the Highland of Neversunk, N.W. b[y] W. four miles distant, with the light house, on Sandy hook, N.W. -- [2.] The south shore of Long Island, ten leagues eastward of Sandy Hook, four miles distant -- [3.] New York with the entrance of the North and East rivers -- [4.] The light house on Sandy Hook, S.E. one mile -- [5.] The Narrows (between Red and Yellow Hook, on Long Island, & the east bluff of Staten Island) bearing S. b[y] W.
Catalog Record
10510250
Also In
Seymour B. Durst Old York Library
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/D84M956N
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