Brighton Pavilion. View of the Steyne Front. [Old ink mss.][Perspective view of the Steine Front.]
[John Nash Esq.r and Sold by Ackermann, 101, Strand, London, April, 1824.]
Aquatint printed in colours and hand finished, trimmed and mounted on brown card, as issued, again laid on later board. Image 200 x 320mm, 8 x 12½". Pinholes in card corners, soiling of card edges, number label bottom right.
View of the front of the Royal Pavilion at Brighton, as re-designed by John Nash between 1815-1822. Although the exterior was in the Indo-Saracenic style the interiors were in the most extravagant chinoiserie style ever executed in the British Isles. From John Nash's 'The Royal Pavilion at Brighton', published by Nash at the command of George IV. The title in square brackets above is taken from the Index of Subjects.
Abbey: Scenery, 62; Ford: Images of Brighton, 436.
[Ref: 21553] £280.00