Creen stone rock. Loch Broom.
Published by Mess.rs Longman, & Co. Paternoster Row, & W. Daniell, 9 Cleveland St. Fitzroy Square, London. Jan.y, 1, 1820.
Aquatint with fine original hand colour. On watermarked paper, 'J. Whatman. 1819'. 230 x 300mm (9 x 12"). Mint, with large margins, uncut.
A view of Loch Broom, with cormorants flying above, and landing on a rock and on the water in the foreground to the right. Boats are sailing in the middle ground at left with rocky mountains in the background. From William Daniell's 'A Voyage Round Great Britain', a series of 308 aquatints published in eight volumes between 1814-1825, described by R.V. Tooley as 'the most important colour plate book on British Topography'.
Abbey: Scenery, 16; Tooley: Books with Coloured Plates 177.
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