View near Aberystwith, Cardiganshire.
Published by Mess.rs Longman & Co. Paternoster Row & W. Daniell 9 Cleveland St. Fitzroy Square, London Nov.r 1. 1814.
Hand coloured aquatint with very large margins, fine. On watermarked paper, 'J. Whatman. 1813'. Platemark: 230 x 300mm (9 x 12"). Uncut.
The ruins of a ship in Cardiganshire, Wales. People stand around and admire the wrecked hull on the shore line; three anchors and a few yards from the shipwreck. 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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