[Set of six views in Plymouth.]A view of the Lara from Crabtree to the Head of Catwater. [&] A View of the Bloack-House near Dock, with part of the Lines and the Mouth of the Harbour, from Mount Edgcumbe. [&] Mount Wise Fort Plymouth Dock, taken from the Passage Beach. [&] A View of Catwater and part of the Citadel, from the West Hoe. [&] The Entrance to Plymouth Sound and Hamoaze at Low Water, taken from under Mount Wise. [&] A View of St. Nicholas Island and Plymouth Sound, from the Lines at Dock.
Published by W, Hay 1781 - 1782.
A set of six hand coloured engravings. Very fine. Platemark: 235 x 280mm (9¼ x 11") each. Large margins. Very scarce complete.
A complete set of set of 'Six Views of Plymouth Waterfront', by William Hay. Within ovals, each with a unique dedication and coat of arms below the image.
See Ref: 38759 for an uncoloured set.
[Ref: 38761] £950.00