Sickelmores' Select Views in Brighton.
Oblong folio, stitched, printed cover with plate descriptions, 9 uncoloured aquatints, as called for, rear two plates watermarked 'J Whatman 1826'. With an extra aquatint slipped in, 'Brunswick Square, Brighton', no imprint. Large margins, scarce complete.
Nine aquatint views of Brighton after Edward Fox and others, most engraved by George Hunt. The plates are: 'Pavilion, Brighton' (Ford 504); 'Brighton Suspension Pier' (207); 'Brighton Chain Pier in a Storm' (318); 'Ireland's Royal Brighton Gardens' (953), with a cricket game; 'General View of Kemp Town' (1136); 'East Cliff Brighton, Storm Approaching' (80); 'Marine Parade' (1102); 'The Temple, the Seat of T.R. Kemp Esq.r Brighton'; and 'The Battery, Brighton' (1061). A econd edition, with an extra plate, was published 1830.
Ford: Images of Brighton; Abbey: Scenery 63.
[Ref: 32155] £1,500.00