Gores Library, on the Beach, Dawlish.
Published by J. Wallis, Marine Library, Sidmouth .
Hand coloured aquatint, 125 x 190mm. 5 x 7½". Lacking margin to right and left.
A rather charming prospect of Dawlish on the south coast of Devon, from the sea. During the eighteenth century, Dawlish grew from a small fishing port to become a well-known seaside resort. Note the bathing machines to far left. From 'Scenery of the Southern Coast of Devon, or Picturesque Views (from Drawings by Mr. Haseler) at or near the fashionable Watering Places...' (30 plates).
Abbey, Scenery 116, 15.
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