Publish'd according to Act of Parliam.t March 13.th 1753, by J. Boydell Engraver; at the Unicorn the Corner of Queen Street Cheapside London.
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 255 x 420mm (10 x 16½"). Slight staining.
A view in the park looking towards the new Horse Guards building during the parade, the recently completed cupola shown; in the foreground elegantly dressed figures stroll and converse under the trees around the edge of the park, the parade taking place towards the centre. 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): 47.37.
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