1. The Light house of Genoa, with Cape Fino bearing East 3 leagues dis.t. 2. Porto Venere, and Entrance into the Gulph of Spezzio. 3. Belleisle Town and Castle on the River Tagus. 4. Porto Fino, bearing West.5. The Fort at the Entrance of the Port of Leghorn.
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". Occasional spots.
Five finely-coloured coastal profiles, mostly in Italy but Portugal. Serres has used small seagulls to mark key features. 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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