Publish'd according to Act of Parliament, & Sold by J. Boydell Engraver at the Unicorn the Corner of Queen Street Cheapside London. 1753.
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 255 x 420mm (10 x 16½").
A fine view of Greenwich Hospital from the River Thames, rowing vessels and other small ships seen on the river; Greenwich Observatory seen behind on the hill. 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): 47.17.
[Ref: 29310] £450.00