1. Nice. 2. The Light house of Villa Franca. 3. The Island of St Marguerite, opposite to Cannes in Provence.
Engrav'd for I.T. Serres's Little Sea Torch, & Publish'd by him, London, 1801.
Aquatint, printed in blue and hand finished. 260 x 420mm, 10¼ x 16½". Watermark 1796. Occasional spots.
Three finely-coloured coastal profiles of the French Riviera on one sheet, from Serres's scarce marine pilot, 'The Little Sea Torch'. Serres has used small seagulls to mark key features. This work was an acknowledged English edition of Bougard's 'Le Petit Flambeau de la Mer', although extensively revised by Serres.
Abbey Life: 344.
[Ref: 13472] £180.00