A View of Greenwich Hospital.No.16.
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament by J. Boydell Engraver 1751. Price. 1s.
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 260 x 430mm (10¼ x 17").
A fine view down the Thames with Greenwich Hospital to the left and Deptford beyond; ships, rowing boats and other small vessels heading upstream into London. 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): 47.16.
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