A View of the Town and Vale of Keswick, in Cumberland, from the Side of Castle-head Cragge.To Captain William Crosby of Carlisle, this Plate is inscribed by his most obliged humble Serv.t Will.m Bellers
Published 17 Jan.y 1774, by John Boydell, Engraver, in Cheapside, and Rob.t Sayers, Map & Printseller, in Fleet Street.
Engraving, platemark 195 x 320mm (7¾ x 12½").
One of a series of plates of Cumberland after landscape painter William Bellers (1749-73, fl.) whose work consisted largely of Lake District views, which helped direct fashionable taste towards the area in connection with the popular picturesque landscape of the 18th century.
[Ref: 38647] £140.00