View near Hoyle-Lake, Cheshire.
Published by Mess.rs Longman, & Co. Paternoster Row, & W. Daniell, 9 Cleveland St. Fitzroy Square, London. July, 1, 1815.
Aquatint with original fine hand colour with large margins. On watermarked paper, 'J. Whatman. 1815'. 230 x 300mm (9 x 12"). Large margins, uncut.
A picturesque coastal view of Hoylake, with rabbits sitting on rocks in the foreground and figures walking and standing on the beach, where boats are moored. 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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