View of Richmond Hill, from Twickenham.
Pub. June 1, 1795, by J. & J. Boydell, Shakespeare Gallery, Pall Mall, & No. 90, Cheapside.
Fine hand coloured aquatint with very large margins. Printed area: 215 x 320mm (8½ x 12½"). Slight staining in margin.
Plate 3 from Joseph Farington's (1747 – 1821) 'History of the River Thames', 1794, a two-volume publication including 76 aquatints. A view with the River Thames in the foreground, two figures on horseback going into the river, two canopied boats and a further two boats in the middle distance. Large buildings on top of Richmond Hill can be seen in the background.
[Ref: 33474] £250.00