Mr. Ross's Room,Bishopsgate Street.
Hand coloured etching with aquatint, image 130 x 215mm. 5 x 8½". Offered with corresponding text leaf.
The interior of Mr Ross's perfumery at Bishopsgate Street showing the perfumes prepared by Ross for the Emperor of China. For Rudolph Ackermann's 'Repository of Arts' periodical, published from 1809-1829. The formal title of the publication was "Repository of Arts, Literature, Commerce, Manufactures, Fashions, and Politics", and it discussed and illustrated day to day life, and influenced English taste in fashion, architecture and literature.
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