A View taken near Mr. Smith's House at Battersea, looking up the Thames.No.7.
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament by J. Boydell 1752. & Sold at the Unicorn the corner of Queen Street Cheapside. London. Price. 1s.
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 260 x 420mm (10¼ x 16½").
View on the river at Battersea; a grand house with front terrace on the left, small boats and barges on water in foreground. From "A Collection of One Hundred Views In England and Wales". John Boydell's 'Collection of Views' was made after he turned from engraver to print publisher in 1767. The first collection was issued in 1770, and included some plates by printmakers other than himself.
Adams (London): 47.7.
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