1. Tower of Hercules, at Corunna. 2. Vesuvius. 3. Ischia. 4. Cape Antifer. 5. Naples. 6. Dublin Light-house. 7. Cape Minerva. Capria. 8. Stomboli, with Etna in the distance. 9. Cape St Antonio, in the Bay of Biscay, W.S.W.
Engrav'd for I.T. Serres's Little Sea Torch, & Pub.d by him, No 81 Wimpole Street, 1801.
Aquatint, printed in blue and hand finished. 240 x 390mm, 9½ x 15¼". Watermark 1796. Occasional spots. Small tear.
Nine finely-coloured coastal profiles, mostly in Italy but also Ireland and Spain. Published in Serres's scarce marine pilot, 'The Little Sea Torch', an acknowledged English edition of Bougard's 'Le Petit Flambeau de la Mer', although extensively revised by Serres.
Abbey Life: 344.
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