A View of Hammersmith, looking down the Thames.No.8.
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament by J. Boydell at the Unicorn the corner of Queen Street Cheapside. London 1752. Price. 1s.
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 260 x 420mm (10¼ x 16½").
A fine view on the Thames at Hammersmith; small boats and barges 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): 47.8.
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