VAT included (see terms) | Exclude VAT
[The Bank of England.]
[The Bank of England.]
Fred. A. Farrell [signed in pencil]
[n.d. c.1925]
Framed etching. Plate 260 x 375mm. 10¼ x 14¾"very large margins.
The Bank of England and part of the Royal Exchange, London; traffic and people outside the buildings.
[Ref: 47061]   £260.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Billingsgate Market.
Billingsgate Market.
Rowlandson & Pugin del. et sculpt. J. Bluck, Aquat.
London. Pub March 1, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint with large margins. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼").
A general view, from the north, of Billingsgate Quay and market with stalls. In the foreground there is a crowd of streetsellers and larger retailers. In the 19th century, boats delivered fish to this small inlet of the Thames and business was conducted on the quayside. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 46882]   £260.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

The Hall, Blue Coat School.
The Hall, Blue Coat School.
Rowlandson & Pugin del. et sculpt. Hill, Aquat.
London. Pub March 1, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼") large margins.
A view inside the hall of the school at Blue Coat School, London. Two students wearing blue coats stand on platform in centre of hall, with scholars and elegantly dressed figures seated around edge. A large figure painting can be seen across the top half of the wall above the panelling on the right. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47236]   £90.00   (£108.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

The Hall, Blue Coat School.
The Hall, Blue Coat School.
Rowlandson & Pugin del. et sculpt. Hill, Aquat.
London. Pub March 1, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼") large margins.
A view inside the hall of the school at Blue Coat School, London. Two students wearing blue coats stand on platform in centre of hall, with scholars and elegantly dressed figures seated around edge. A large figure painting can be seen across the top half of the wall above the panelling on the right. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47237]   £90.00   (£108.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Pass-Room Bridewell.
Pass-Room Bridewell.
Pugin & Rowlandson del.t. et sculp.t. Hill aqua.t.
London Pub, 1 March 1808 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint. Plate: 235 x 280mm (9¼ x 11") large margins.
An interior view of the pass room in Bridewell Prison, an institution for unmarried mothers, prostitutes, the homeless and criminals. The pass room was a room which housed women waiting to be passed to the parishes of their birth. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London'; the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47234]   £70.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Pass-Room Bridewell.
Pass-Room Bridewell.
Pugin & Rowlandson del.t. et sculp.t. Hill aqua.t.
London Pub, 1 March 1808 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint. Plate: 235 x 280mm (9¼ x 11") large margins.
An interior view of the pass room in Bridewell Prison, an institution for unmarried mothers, prostitutes, the homeless and criminals. The pass room was a room which housed women waiting to be passed to the parishes of their birth. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London'; the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47235]   £70.00   (£84.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

British Institution,
British Institution, Pall Mall.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t. et sculp.t. J.Bluck Aqua.t.
London. Pub 1.st April, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Coloured aquatint. Plate 229 x 280mm (9 x 11") large margins.
The British Institution was founded in 1805 by a group of subscribers, who purchased the lease of Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery on Pall Mall and opened the site the following year. This scene, probably the best representation of the Institution, shows artists copying the paintings on display. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.13.
[Ref: 46883]   £260.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Chelsea Hospital.
Chelsea Hospital.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t et sculp.t. J. Bluck aquat.
London. Pub Jan.y 1, 1810 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint. J. Whatman 1808 watermark. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼").
An interior view of the dining hall at Chelsea Hospital, London, with many Chelsea Pensioners eating at long tables around the room. The Great Hall was designed by Sir Christopher Wren and was originally intended as a dining hall. Just before 1800 the pensioners started dining in the wards and the hall was then used for recreational purposes. It was here that the Duke of Wellington lay in state in 1852. The hall reverted to its original use as a dining hall in 1955 Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47231]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Covent Garden Market Westminster Election.
Covent Garden Market Westminster Election.
Pugin & Rowlandson del. et Sculpt. J. Bluck, Aquat.
London. Pub June 1, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint with large margins. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼").
A view of the hustings in front of St Paul's Church, Covent Garden, with crowds extending to scaffolds and roofs listening to candidates during the Westminster Elections. Parades with pennants showing the names of the parishes "St Margaret's Westminster" and "St Martin's in the Fields" can be seen in the foreground. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 46884]   £280.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Covent Garden Market.
Covent Garden Market. Drawn by Will.m & Fred.k J. Havell Engraved by Fred.k Ja.s Havell.
Published by J. Robins & Sons, Tooley Street, Southwark [c.1832]
Engraving, fine impression; sheet 220 x 430mm (8½ x 17"). Trimmed.
Busy view of the Covent Garden Market from the corner of King Street, published for the Stationers' Company. The Company published the Stationers' Almanack beginning in 1747, a single-sheet which consisted of calendar text set out beneath an engraved headpiece that recorded significant events of the preceeding year. At the end of the year many owners cut out and kept the image (as here) and discarded the almanack.
[Ref: 46927]   £220.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Court of Exchequer, Westminster Hall.
Court of Exchequer, Westminster Hall.
Pugin & Rowlandson del. et sculpt. J. C. Stadler, Aqua.t.
London. Pub July 1, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼") large margins.
An interior view of the Court of Exchequer, Westminster Hall, with a session taking place. The Court of Exchequer Chamber was an English appellate court for common law civil actions and heard references from the King's Bench, the Court of Exchequer and, from 1830, the Court of Common Pleas. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47233]   £220.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Foundling Hospital, The Chapel.
Foundling Hospital, The Chapel.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t. et sculp.t. J.Bluck Aqua.t.
London. Pub 1.st Oct.r, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Coloured aquatint. Plate: 230 x 280mm (9 x 11") large margins.
The Foundling Hospital in Guildford Street. It was founded in 1742 by Captain Thomas Coram, whose friends included William Hogarth (later a governor of the institution) and Handel (who donated an organ to the chapel and gave performances of the 'Messiah' on it, raising £7,000). Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47227]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Goldsmith's Grave.
Goldsmith's Grave.
Percy Thomas 1897.
Published at 17 Queens Road and 8 Clare Street Bristol by Frost & Reed Dec.r 1st 1897.
Etching, in wrappers with letterpress. Plate: 150 x 210mm (6 x 8¼") large margins.
Percy Thomas R.E. (c.1846 - 1922) was a painter and etcher of landscapes, genre scenes and portraits. He was born in London in 1846 and studied at the Royal Academy Schools as well as under James Abbott McNeill Whistler as his first pupil. Whistler taught him to etch, and in 1874 he etched a portrait of his master for inclusion in Ralph Thomas's Catalogue of Whistler's Etchings. Percy Thomas exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1867 and was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1881. He lived in London and later in Hove, Sussex.
[Ref: 47071]   £50.00   (£60.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Garden Gates Inner Temple.
Garden Gates Inner Temple.
Percy Thomas 1897.
Published at 17 Queens Road and 8 Clare Street Bristol by Frost & Reed Dec.r 1st 1897.
Etching, in wrappers with letterpress. Plate: 215 x 150mm (8½ x 6") large margins.
A view of the garden gates at Inner Temple in London. Percy Thomas R.E. (c.1846 - 1922) was a painter and etcher of landscapes, genre scenes and portraits. He was born in London in 1846 and studied at the Royal Academy Schools as well as under James Abbott McNeill Whistler as his first pupil. Whistler taught him to etch, and in 1874 he etched a portrait of his master for inclusion in Ralph Thomas's Catalogue of Whistler's Etchings. Percy Thomas exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1867 and was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1881. He lived in London and later in Hove, Sussex.
[Ref: 47065]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

King's Bench Walk and the Inner Temple Garden.
King's Bench Walk and the Inner Temple Garden.
Percy Thomas 1897.
Published at 17 Queens Road and 8 Clare Street Bristol by Frost & Reed Dec.r 1st 1897.
Etching, in wrappers with letterpress. Plate: 150 x 210mm (6 x 8¼") large margins.
Percy Thomas R.E. (c.1846 - 1922) was a painter and etcher of landscapes, genre scenes and portraits. He was born in London in 1846 and studied at the Royal Academy Schools as well as under James Abbott McNeill Whistler as his first pupil. Whistler taught him to etch, and in 1874 he etched a portrait of his master for inclusion in Ralph Thomas's Catalogue of Whistler's Etchings. Percy Thomas exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1867 and was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1881. He lived in London and later in Hove, Sussex.
[Ref: 47070]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Doorway in Lamb's Building.
Doorway in Lamb's Building.
Percy Thomas 1897.
Published at 17 Queens Road and 8 Clare Street Bristol by Frost & Reed Dec.r 1st 1897.
Etching, in wrappers with letterpress. Plate: 215 x 150mm (8½ x 6") large margins.
Percy Thomas R.E. (c.1846 - 1922) was a painter and etcher of landscapes, genre scenes and portraits. He was born in London in 1846 and studied at the Royal Academy Schools as well as under James Abbott McNeill Whistler as his first pupil. Whistler taught him to etch, and in 1874 he etched a portrait of his master for inclusion in Ralph Thomas's Catalogue of Whistler's Etchings. Percy Thomas exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1867 and was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1881. He lived in London and later in Hove, Sussex.
[Ref: 47066]   £75.00   (£90.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Lloyd's Subscription Room.
Lloyd's Subscription Room.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t et sculp.t. J.C. Stadler aqua.t.
London, Pub. 1st Jan.y 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Coloured aquatint. 220 x 260mm (8¾ x 10¼"), watermarked 1808. Paper lightly toned.
The interior of the Royal Exchange at Cornhill, centre of London's insurance trade.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 46885]   £260.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Lloyd's Subscription Room.
Lloyd's Subscription Room.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t et sculp.t. J.C. Stadler aqua.t.
London, Pub. 1st Jan.y 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Coloured aquatint. 220 x 260mm (8¾ x 10¼") large margins.
The interior of the Royal Exchange at Cornhill, centre of London's insurance trade. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47229]   £240.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Egyptian Hall, Mansion House.
Egyptian Hall, Mansion House.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t. et sculpt. J. Bluck, aqua.t.
London. Pub 1st Jany, 1809 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Coloured aquatint. Plate 228 x 275mm. 9 x 10¾". Some staining around edges, creasing to the bottom edge of the sheet.
A dining scene inside Egyptian Hall in Mansion House; waiters and servants running around serving all the guests on the long tables. It would seat 350 and was based on the designs by the classical Roman architect Vitruvius of Roman buildings in Egypt, with giant columns supporting a narrower attic area. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47223]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

The Master's House.
The Master's House.
Percy Thomas 1897.
Published at 17 Queens Road and 8 Clare Street Bristol by Frost & Reed Dec.r 1st 1897.
Etching, in wrappers with letterpress. Plate: 150 x 210mm (6 x 8¼") large margins
Percy Thomas R.E. (c.1846 - 1922) was a painter and etcher of landscapes, genre scenes and portraits. He was born in London in 1846 and studied at the Royal Academy Schools as well as under James Abbott McNeill Whistler as his first pupil. Whistler taught him to etch, and in 1874 he etched a portrait of his master for inclusion in Ralph Thomas's Catalogue of Whistler's Etchings. Percy Thomas exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1867 and was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1881. He lived in London and later in Hove, Sussex.
[Ref: 47072]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

The Dining Hall of the Middle Temple.
The Dining Hall of the Middle Temple.
Percy Thomas 1897.
Published at 17 Queens Road and 8 Clare Street Bristol by Frost & Reed Dec.r 1st 1897.
Etching, in wrappers with letterpress. Plate: 150 x 215mm (6 x 8½") large margins.
Percy Thomas R.E. (c.1846 - 1922) was a painter and etcher of landscapes, genre scenes and portraits. He was born in London in 1846 and studied at the Royal Academy Schools as well as under James Abbott McNeill Whistler as his first pupil. Whistler taught him to etch, and in 1874 he etched a portrait of his master for inclusion in Ralph Thomas's Catalogue of Whistler's Etchings. Percy Thomas exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1867 and was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1881. He lived in London and later in Hove, Sussex.
[Ref: 47067]   £70.00   (£84.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Hospital, Middlesex.
Hospital, Middlesex.
Rowlandson & Pugin, del.t. et sculp.t. Stadler Aqua.t.
London, Pub, 1.st. Nov.r. 1808 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Aquatint with large margins. Plate: 280 x 230mm (11 x 9").
Interior scene depicting a ward in the Middlesex Hospital in London. Several women lie in beds, some attended by nurses and visitors. In the foreground a group of four figures gather round to inspect something held by a bespectacled man. Founded in 1745 in Fitzrovia, the Middlesex Hospital was created in order to provide medical care for the poor. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Sceney: 212.
[Ref: 47228]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Old Bailey.
Old Bailey.
Rowlandson & Pugin delt. et sculpt. Stadler aquat.
London Pub. 1st. March 1809, at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint with very large margins. J. Whatman watermark 1808. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼").
An interior view of the Old Bailey, London. The court at Old Bailey held sessions eight times a year. It heard the most serious crimes commited in the city of London and Middlesex. In this image a witness is being cross-examined in one of these sessions. The court has been demolished and the present court building dates from 1907. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 46886]   £280.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Philanthropic Society, the Chapel.
Philanthropic Society, the Chapel.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t et sculp.t. J. Bluck aqua.t.
London Pub. 1.st April 1809, at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint. Plate: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼") large margins.
An interor view of the chapel of the Royal Philanthropic Society founded in 1788. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London'; the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47225]   £75.00   (£90.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Exhibition of Water Coloured Drawings, Old Bond Street.
Exhibition of Water Coloured Drawings, Old Bond Street.
Rowlandson & Pugin del. et sculpt. Stadler Aquat.
London. Pub Sept.r 1, 1808 at R. Ackermannís Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint with large margins. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼").
An interior view showing a group of fashionable visitors attending an exhibition of the Society of Painters in Watercolours, in a room hung with many frames, with another room seen through a doorway to the left. The Royal Watercolour Society (originally called the Society of Painters in Water Colours) was founded in 1804 by William Frederick Wells and its original membership consisted of; William Sawrey Gilpin, Robert Hills, John Claude Nattes, John Varley, Cornelius Varley, Francis Nicholson, Samuel Shelley, William Henry Pyne and Nicholas Pocock. The members seceded from the Royal Academy where they felt that their work commanded insufficient respect and attention. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 46887]   £280.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Somerset House, Strand.
Somerset House, Strand.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t. et sculp.t./ Bluck aqua.t.
London Pub 1.st. June 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint with large margins. J. Whatman/W. Balston 1809 watermark. Plate: 270 x 230mm (10½ x 9"). Some faint foxing.
View of the quadrangle of Somerset House looking towards what would have been the Admiralty. In the foreground one-legged beggar approaches a soldier accompanied by two women while other groups of figures stand in conversation. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 46888]   £230.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Somerset House, Strand.
Somerset House, Strand.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t. et sculp.t./ Bluck aqua.t.
London Pub 1.st. June 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint with large margins. Plate: 270 x 230mm (10½ x 9").
View of the quadrangle of Somerset House looking towards what would have been the Admiralty. In the foreground one-legged beggar approaches a soldier accompanied by two women while other groups of figures stand in conversation. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47221]   £230.00  
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Workhouse, St. James's Parish.
Workhouse, St. James's Parish.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t et sculp.t. Sunderland aqua.t.
London Pub. Dec.r 1st 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint. Plate: 240 x 265mm (9½ x 10½") large margins.
An interior scene showing a large room in the St James's workhouse near Carnaby Market in Soho. A plate from Ackermann's 'Microcosm of London' (1808-9), a landmark publication in the documentation of London, bringing together two specialist artists, Thomas Rowlandson to design the figures and Augustus Pugin to provide the architectural draughtsmanship. The result was a series of scenes unprecedented in their combination of vivid activity and architectual accuracy.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47219]   £95.00   (£114.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

St Margarets, Westminster.
St Margarets, Westminster.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t et sculp.t. J. Bluck aqua.t.
London, Pub. Aug.t 1st, 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Coloured aquatint. 275 x 230mm (10¾ x 9"), paper watermarked 1836, large margins.
The interior of the parish church of the House of Commons, situated in the grounds of Westminster Abbey. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47222]   £75.00   (£90.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Tattersall's, Horse Repository.
Tattersall's, Horse Repository.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t et sculp.t. Sunderland aqua.t.
London Pub. Sept.r 1st 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint. Plate: 240 x 270mm (9½ x 10½") large margins.
A view of the central yard at Tattersall's auction house which sold horses and carriages. In the background several carriages are lined up, in the foreground a group of men are lined up inspecting a horse brought before them. A plate from Ackermann's 'Microcosm of London' (1808-9), a landmark publication in the documentation of London, bringing together two specialist artists, Thomas Rowlandson to design the figures and Augustus Pugin to provide the architectural draughtsmanship. The result was a series of scenes unprecedented in their combination of vivid activity and architectual accuracy.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47218]   £120.00   (£144.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Choir of the Temple Church.
Choir of the Temple Church.
Percy Thomas 1897.
Published at 17 Queens Road and 8 Clare Street Bristol by Frost & Reed Dec.r 1st 1897.
Etching, in wrappers with letterpress. Plate: 215 x 150mm (8½ x 6") large margins.
Percy Thomas R.E. (c.1846 - 1922) was a painter and etcher of landscapes, genre scenes and portraits. He was born in London in 1846 and studied at the Royal Academy Schools as well as under James Abbott McNeill Whistler as his first pupil. Whistler taught him to etch, and in 1874 he etched a portrait of his master for inclusion in Ralph Thomas's Catalogue of Whistler's Etchings. Percy Thomas exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1867 and was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1881. He lived in London and later in Hove, Sussex.
[Ref: 47068]   £50.00   (£60.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

The Temple Church.
The Temple Church.
Percy Thomas 1897.
Published at 17 Queens Road and 8 Clare Street Bristol by Frost & Reed Dec.r 1st 1897.
Etching, in wrappers with letterpress. Plate: 180 x 225mm (7 x 9") large margins.
Percy Thomas R.E. (c.1846 - 1922) was a painter and etcher of landscapes, genre scenes and portraits. He was born in London in 1846 and studied at the Royal Academy Schools as well as under James Abbott McNeill Whistler as his first pupil. Whistler taught him to etch, and in 1874 he etched a portrait of his master for inclusion in Ralph Thomas's Catalogue of Whistler's Etchings. Percy Thomas exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1867 and was elected a member of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers in 1881. He lived in London and later in Hove, Sussex.
[Ref: 47069]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Temple Church.
Temple Church.
Rowlandson & Pugin del.t et sculp.t. Bluck aqua.t.
London, Pub. Sep.r 1st, 1809 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint J. Whatmark 1808 watermark. Plate: 275 x 230mm (10¾ x 9") large margins.
The late 12th-century church in the City of London, built by the Knights Templar as their English headquarters. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47220]   £80.00   (£96.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

Water Engine, Cold-Bath-Field's Prison.
Water Engine, Cold-Bath-Field's Prison.
Pugin & Rowlandson del. et Sculp.t. J. Bluck Aqua.t.
London, Pub. May 1 1808 at R. Ackermann's Repository of Arts 101 Strand.
Hand-coloured aquatint. Plate: 285 x 235mm (11¼ x 9¼") large margins.
A view of the water engine built above a well in Cold-Bath-Field's Prison in Clerkenwell. The prison was notorious for its severity and housed the Cato Street Conspirators in 1820. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London'; the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
[Ref: 47224]   £70.00   (£84.00 incl.VAT)
enquire about this item add to your wishlist

View near Westminster Bridge.
View near Westminster Bridge. From a Picture in the Possession of David Garrick Esq.r. [&] View near Black Friers Bridge...
W. Marlow Pinxit. Engraved by V. Green and F. Jukes.
Published Feb.ry 20th 1777. by J. Boydell, Cheapside.
Pair of aquatints, printed in brown. Sheets 460 x 520mm (18 x 21½") & 460 x 555mm (18 x 21¾"). Repaired tears, creases, trimmed within plate at sides.
A pair of oval views by William Marlow after paintings owned by the actor David Garrick: Westminster Bridge and the old Parliament buildings, taken from the Lambeth shore of the Thames, with a man pushing a barrel on a quay in the foreground; and Blackfriars Bridge andthe dome of St Paul's Cathedral, with ferry boats filling the river.
[Ref: 46994]   £650.00   view all images for this item
enquire about this item add to your wishlist