To the Right Worshipful The Mayor Aldermen, and Common Council of the City of Exeter. This East View of the East-Gate of that City, taken down in the Year of our Lord, 1784, Is humbly Presented, by their most Obedient & very humble Servant. John Hayman.
Exeter, Pub.d as the Act directs, Oct.r 20, 1785, by I.Hayman.
Aquatint. 375 x 393mm. 14¾ x 15½". Some glue staining along the lower edge. Small nicks and tears into the sides. Mount toning.
The East-Gate to the City of Exeter, was one of the main entrances that was built into Exeter City's Wall. It was demolished in 1784 to ease traffic.
[Ref: 17582] £280.00