The Upper Ward, Windsor Castle.
Pub. April 1.1819 by W.H. Pyne, 26 Upper Charlotte Street, Fitzroy Sq.e
Aquatint with hand colour, large margins, very fine. Plate 254 x 314mm (10 x 12½"). Rubbing to publication line.
The Upper Ward of Windsor Castle, with the bronze statue of Charles II on horseback seen in the centre. Inspired by Hubert Le Sueur's statue of Charles I in London, the statue was cast by Josias Ibach in 1679, with the marble plinth featuring carvings by Grinling Gibbons. Published in William Henry Pyne's "History of the Royal Residences".
Abbey Scenery: 396.4.
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