London. Pub Oct.r 1, 1808 at R. Ackermann’s Repository of Arts 101, Strand.
Hand coloured aquatint with large margins. Platemark: 240 x 285mm (9½ x 11¼").
An interior view of the Great Hall in Guildhall, London, with a procession of Common Councilmen and Aldermen leading up the steps in the centre of the image. Guildhall has been used as a town hall for several hundred years, and is still the ceremonial and administrative centre of the City of London. Published in Ackermann's famous work, the 'Microcosm of London', the figures were drawn by the famous caricaturist Thomas Rowlandson and the architecture by Augustus Pugin.
Abbey, Scenery: 212.
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