To the Right Hon.ble Lord Visc.t Kilwarlin and Fairford, and Knight of the Shire for the County of Downe; This Perspective View of a Bleach Green taken in the County of Downe, Shewing the methods of Wet & Dry Bleaching, and the outside View of BleachMill, on the most approved construction: Is most gratefully Dedicated by his Lordship’s very respectful humble Servant, Wm. Hincks. Plate X.
London, Publish'd as the Act directs by R. Pollard, Spafields June 20, 1791.
Stipple and etching. 349 x 420mm (13¾ x 16½"). Trimmed and some creasing.
Plate X: of Manufacturer in Irish Linen; a landscape with a house on a hill to right, strips of cloth stretched out on the slope in front, men working outside a Bleaching Mill below, some washing linen in a trough, another sprinkling strips with a hose, with a couple reclining under a gnarled tree on a height in the foreground, a man riding over a bridge across the river, next to a mill, beyond to left and mountains in the background.
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