A Stone Quarry near Penzance Cornwall.
Pub: 1: Jan. 1800 at R. Ackermann's Repositroy of the Arts, 101 Strand.
Aquatint. 272 x 370mm. 10¾ x 14½".
Cornwall boasts many quarries due to the geological formations during the Devonian geological period - 400 million years ago. The cornish quarries offer varying grades and shades of Cornish stone - slate and granite. From: '4th [in ink] Book of Landscapes after Payne/ Pubd at R. Ackermann's 101 Strand/ The Greatest variety of Transparencies & Medallions'.
Not in Abbey.
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