John Bachmann was a Swiss-born artist and lithographer. He was active in Switzerland and Paris until 1847, and in America from 1848. In 1849 and 1850 he created and published a series of American city views, including bird's-eye views of New York, Philadelphia, Boston, New Orleans and Havana.
John Bachmann: Bird's Eye View of Philadelphia
J. Bachmann, Sarony & Major, New York, 1850
Stunning View of Philadelphia by John BachmannLarge and rare view of Philadelphia by John Bachmann for Sarony & Major. This magnificent bird's eye view shows the skyline of Philadelphia...