A View of Matlock Bath, in Derby Shire.[58 in ink]
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament by J. Boydell Engraver 1749.
Engraving, paper watermarked with very large margins. Plate 305 x 456mm (12 x 18").
A view of the village of Matlock Bath, Derbyshire; built along the River Derwent. In 1698 warm springs were discovered and a Bath House was built. 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.
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