Columbus setting sail.
London, Published 1833, by Moon, Boys, & Graves, Pall Mall.
Engraving. Sheet size: 290 x 220mm (11¾ x 8¾"). Very large margins. Trimmed inside plate at upper edge. Slight foxing.
A view of a busy harbour in Genoa, with a crowd on the quay in the left foreground waving hands towards leaving ships in the bay on the right. A church and other buildingscan be seen on higher ground in the left background. After JMW Turner. Avignette to poem 'The Voyage of Columbus' in 'Poems' by Samuel Rogers.
Rawlinson: 399: III.
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