To the Right Honourable Lord Hawkesbury, Principal Secretary of State for the Foreign Department, and Chairman of the Select Committee for Improving the Port of London, This Perspective View of the Design for A Cast Iron Bridge,consisting of a single Arch 600 Feet in the Span and calculated to supply the place of the Present London Bridge; [...] Thomas Telford & James Douglas.
Coloured aquatint with line. 450 x 1220mm. Part of inscription excised, with new names stuck on; varnished, laid on linen and mounted on original hangers. Hole in title area and paper crack in sky.
Telford's design for the replacement to London Bridge, beaten by Rennie.
[Ref: 4046] £2,000.00