View of Gibraltar.
London, Pub. March 1. 1816, at 48 Strand for J. Jenkins's Naval Achievements.
Handcoloured aquatint. Plate: 300 x 215mm, (11¾ x 8½"). Very large margins.
A view of Gibraltar from along the Devil's Tongue Battery on the Old Mole. Gibraltar's fortifications were greatly improved between 1760s and 1780s under Col. William Green which proved useful during the Seige of Gibraltar 1779-1783. From 'The Naval Achievements of Great Britain from the Year 1793-1817' by J.Jenkins.
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