A View of Mr. de Visme's Country Seat at Montserat, with the distant Town of Cyntra,the Quinta of D. Joao de Castro at Penha Verde, the Duke of Cadaval's Quinta at Colres, &c.
London, Publish'd as the Act directs, Nov.r 12th 1795
Etching and aquatint, 470 x 650mm. Trimmed to plate, small tears.
View of Montserrate, Portugal, with Cintra in the distance on left. By around 1790 Gerard deVisme, a wealthy Englishman, was living in the 'neo-Gothic Palace' seen here, although by the time this print was published, deVisme had sublet the property to William Beckford. Beckford was at the time the richest man in England
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