St. Stephen Walbrook. Sir. Christ.r Wren Arch.tNo.41.
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament by J. Boydell Engraver at the Globe near Durham Yard in the Strand London 1750. Price 1s.
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 269 x 361mm (10½ x 14¼").
Interior of St Stephen Walbrook, one of many London churches designed by Christopher Wren following the Great Fire; Corinthian columns supporting ceiling with dome; elegantly dressed figures in otherwise open space; in rococo proscenium with title on banderole below. 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): 47.41.
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