Sold by J. Boydell Engraver at the Unicorn the Corner of Queen Street in Cheapside London 1753.
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 255 x 420mm (10 x 16½").
View of Richmond with a large house on the bank to left, figures at the edge of the water in the foreground, rowing boats on the river to right, including a laden barge passing a narrow island, with houses on the ridge of the slope of the far bank opposite. 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): 47.30. Gascoigne & Ditchburn: 78.
[Ref: 29323] £450.00