Mount Edgecumbe, from the Citadel, Plymouth.
Published by W.Daniell, Russel Place, Fitzroy Square, London, May 20, 1825.
Coloured aquatint. Plate: 300 x 230mm, (12 x 9"); very large margins.
A view from the Royal Citadel across Plymouth Sound to Mount Edgecumbe, soldiers can be seen walking along the battlements. 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'.
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