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John Bachmann

 (fl. 1849-85)
John Bachmann was active/lived in New York.  John Bachmann is known for birds-eye topographic views, lithographer.

John Bachmann

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Active from 1850 to 1877, John Bachman was a landscape draftsman and lithographer, and his town views are considered some of the finest of the 19th century. I

n 1850 he did a view of New York City, and in 1851, a birds-eye view of New Orleans. Shortly after he returned to the East Coast and was in Brooklyn (1858); and Hoboken, New Jersey (1859). He also did town views of Boston and Superior, Wisconsin.

He worked for several firms including Sarony & Major and Peter S. Duval.

John Mahe, "Encyclopedia of New Orleans Artists"
Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art"

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