A View of Snowden, in the Vale of Llan Berus, in Caernarvon Shire.[No.73 in ink]
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament by J. Boydell Engraver at the Globe near Durham Yard in the Strand 1750. Price 1s.6d.
Engraving, paper watermarked. Plate 350 x 481mm (13¾ x 19"). Trimmed unevenly along platemark lower edge, losing edge of publication line.
A view of Snowden, in the Welsh valley of Llanberis; travellers on horseback to the right and goats resting. 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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