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A Bird’s Eye View of Manchester in 1889

£750.00 Approx $980.39, €826.9

Code: 53610

Date: 1889

Balloon view panorama  of Victorian Manchester.   Wood engraving with later hand colouring.  Overall sheet size: 124.2cms x 58.8cms.  Old folds now not visible.  Very good condition with just a few minor archival strengthenings on verso see image two.  Stunning image.
One of the largest of the Graphic panoramas with the river in the foreground and showing crowds and vehicles on and around the bridges. All the major buildings are clearly depicted . There is a key picture and legend beneath the main picture indicating all the main areas