Stationers Almanack for the year 1819.New Custom House, London.
Hand coloured engraving, rare. Sheet size: 255 x 490mm (10 x 19¼"). Trimmed inside lower platemark. Fine colour.
A view of the Custom House from the quayside. From the Stationers Almanack for the year 1819. The view is set within a decorative border with a coat of arms at the top and allegorical figures on either side. The Stationers' Company had published the Stationers' Almanack since 1747, a single-sheet which consisted of calendar text set out beneath an engraved headpiece that recorded significant events of the preceding year.
[Ref: 34565] £260.00