No. 1. [Fountain of the Stone Cross, At Rouen, In Normandy.]
Pub. by R. Bowyer, Pall Mall, 1825.
Scarce hand coloured aquatint, sheet 500 x 390mm, 19¾ x 15¼". A fine and clean impression, with fresh and bright original colour, mint with text..
From the rare folio of 12 plates 'A Selection of Fac-Similes of Water-Colour Drawings, from the Works of the Most Distinguished British Artists', 1825; a first issue, before the title below the image. After Samuel Prout (1783 - 1852); other striking compositions in the book are contributed by Robert Hills, Francis Nicholson, John Smith and William Collins.
Abbey, Life: 197, 1. BL: 003332105.
[Ref: 18618] £180.00