Hingham, MA 1885 Bird’s Eye View


31×23.5 in
SKU: N/A Category: Tags: ,

A Reproduction of a colored bird’s eye view map of HINGHAM, Massachusetts in 1885. Bird’s-eye views appear as something between a panoramic view and a map, as though they were drawn by the artist while he was suspended in a hot-air balloon. In fact, they were drawn by hand using, most often, two-point perspective to produce a three-dimensional rendering. The city views are surprisingly accurate and represent a much neglected source for understanding the history of an area.

Framing Options

Unframed, Framed


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Hingham, MA 1885 Bird’s Eye View”

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *