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 248 x 414mm (9¾ x 16¼"). Repaired tear through the image to lower right.
A view taken on Twickenham Common with grazing animals, a coach, and Lord Kingston and Mr Green's houses in the background. 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): 47.34. Gascoigne & Ditchburn: 322
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