Title: Birdseye View of Lexington, Kentucky 1871 Artist/Publisher: A. Ruger; Ehrgott & Krebs Lith., Cincinnati Date: 1871 Map Type: Reproduction from Original Colored Lithograph Size: 30" x 23.5" Description: This reproduction panoramic birdseye view map of Lexington, KY includes insets in the bottom margin of Kentucky University and other prominent locations. The antique map reproduction shows most of the main streets and key buildings of the era most indexed at the bottom. Historic reproduction map from an original colored lithograph.
These antique birdseye maps record the evolution of cities illustrating the development and nature of economic activities, educational and religious facilities, parks, street patterns and widths, and transportation systems. Perspective maps are often not drawn to scale but provide a fascinating glimpse into the history of towns and cities.
Fine art Giclee reproduction print is produced on heavy weight, matte finish, archival paper using the finest pigment inks offering excellent color and light fastness ratings of up to 100 years. Our maps are digitally retouched as needed but maintain the original age toning and antique nature that makes them wonderful decorative art as well as historical references.
Our maps are enlarge and reduce from the original size and do not distort or resize the image, therefore most prints are not exact standard sizes. Larger sizes shipped rolled in tube.
Available in 3 sizes; - 30" x 23.5" (large) $36.00 - 23.5" x 18.5" (medium) $28.00 - 19" x 15" (small) $21.00