To the Right Hon.ble T: Harley This distant View of Hereford. Commencing a Series of Views on the River Wye, is most respectfully and humbly inscribed by his obedient and obliged Servant F. Jukes.Plate I.
London Pub.d March 1. 1797, by F. Jukes [in ink:] 57 John St Fitzroy Sq.
Hand-coloured aquatint with very large margins, rare. Plate 355 x 459mm (14 x 18").
View from a hill with road in the foreground, on which a couple walk behind a descending covered wagon, a clump of undergrowth and trees framing the image at right, fields beyond with the town in the middle distance, the cathedral and spires of two churches visible, the Malvern hills in the distance at left. From "Views on the River Wye", E. Dayes & F. Jukes.
Ex Collection: The Late Hon.ble Christopher Lennox-Boyd. Abbey Scenery: 545.1.
[Ref: 28773] £320.00