1. Bay of Naples. 2. The Gulph of Spezzia. 3. The New Mole of Gibraltar, with Apes Hill on the Coast of Barbary in the distance.
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". Occasional spots.
Three finely-coloured coastal profiles 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: 13473] £260.00