Publish'd according to Act of Parliament by John Boydell Engraver at the Unicorn the Corner of Queen Street in Cheapside London. Price 1s. [n.d. c.1770.]
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 255 x 425mm (10 x 16¾"). Slight foxing on left.
View of New Palace Yard, Westminster; staffage includes carriages, street traders, and elegantly dressed figures. 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): 47.35.
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