Published by Geo. Rowe and Robt. Moir, Cowes. S.W [n.d., c.1830].
Very rare lithograph, sheet 310 x 480mm. 12¼ x 18¾".
Locally-published view of West Cowes, Isle of Wight, on the estuary of the River Medina. Shipping, and in foreground, shrimpers and some fishermen in a coracle. Cowes has been a centre of international yacht racing since the founding of the Royal Yacht Squadron in 1815. The town gives its name to the world's oldest regular regatta, Cowes Week, which occurs annually in the first week of August. George Rowe, artist and lithographer (1796 - 1864).
Not in Abbey Scenery.
[Ref: 27099] £240.00