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Interior of the House of the Cachef at Aboubakir.
Interior of the House of the Cachef at Aboubakir.
W. Read Sculp.t.
[n.d. c.1811.]
Aquatint, 1811 watermark. Sheet: 220 x 280mm (8¾ x 11''). Folds as normal
Inside the house of the District Administrator in Egypt; two British men seated with two Egyptians drinking tea. From "History of the Arabs - Modern Part of An Universal History, from the Earliest to the Present Time".
Abbey: Not in.
[Ref: 49289]   £85.00   (£102.00 incl.VAT)
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Cape of Good Hope.
Cape of Good Hope.
Owen del. W. Ellis sculp.
Publish'd June 1st. 1801, by Bunney & Gold.
Aquatint. Sheet: 145 x 245mm (5¾ x 9¾''). Trimmed.
A view of the Cape of Good Hope with Table Top Mountain in the distance.
[Ref: 49937]   £70.00   (£84.00 incl.VAT)
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Cascade on Sneuwberg.
Cascade on Sneuwberg. No.25.
[Drawn & Engraved by Samuel Daniell.]
London, Published 1831 by R. Havell, 77 Oxford Street.
Fine aquatint with hand colour, J. Whatman watermark. 380 x 505mm (15 x 20"), with very large margins.
A large waterfall, with cranes standing in the water, and a lion and lioness approaching to drink. From Robert Havell's reissue of 'African Scenery and Animals' (1804-5) by Samuel Daniell (1775-1811). A topographical draughtsman and painter of animals, Samuel was the nephew of Thomas Daniell and younger brother of William Daniell. He joined General Dundas's expedition in South Africa in 1801, executing drawings there of landscape, people and animals.
See Abbey Travel 321 for the first edition.
[Ref: 49615]   £520.00  
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March in the Desert.
March in the Desert.
W. Read Sculp.t.
[n.d. c.1818.]
Rare aquatint with a pinkish wash. Sheet 220 x 270mm (8¾ x 10½"), watermarked 1818. Binding folds as normal.
A caravan of camels, including a suckling calf, with a man in European dress holding a pen and with an artist's folio under his arm.
[Ref: 50001]   £65.00   (£78.00 incl.VAT)
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Vüe Sud Ouest des Forts Anglois et Hollandois de Sukkondi, tirée de Smith.
Vüe Sud Ouest des Forts Anglois et Hollandois de Sukkondi, tirée de Smith. T. IV. N.o XIII.
C Hedel del. sc.
[n.d., c.1750.]
Engraving. Plate: 205 x 295mm (8 x 11½''), with large margins. Creases as normal and foxing.
A view of a Dutch and an English fort on the Gold Coast in Ghana.
[Ref: 49906]   £60.00   (£72.00 incl.VAT)
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No. 3. Sugar-loaf Hill, St Helena.
No. 3. Sugar-loaf Hill, St Helena.
Drawn by James Wathen Esq.r. Arranged by E.W. Engraved by J. Clark.
London, 1821, Published for the Proprietor, by T. Clay, Ludgate Hill, Rob.t Jennings, Poultry, & In.o Major, Skinner Street.
Hand coloured aquatint. 215 x 285mm (8½ x 11¼"), on paper watermarked 'J Whatman 1821'. Small margins.
From James Wathen's 'A Series of Views Illustrative of the Island of St Helena'. This scene was used on a St Helena stamp in 1976. During a trip recorded as 'A Journal of a Voyage to Madras and China' (1814) Walthen spent three days on St Helena, during which time he made thirteen sketches. Two were included in his 'Journal'; with Napoleon's exile increasing the interest in St Helena, eight of the remainder were published here, with the addition of a plate of Longwood House, Napoleon's residence in exile, not built in Wathen's time.
Abbey Travel 314.
[Ref: 49609]   £190.00   (£228.00 incl.VAT)
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No. 4. Ladder Hill, St Helena.
No. 4. Ladder Hill, St Helena.
Drawn by James Wathen Esq.r. Arranged by E.W. Engraved by J. Clark.
London, 1821, Published for the Proprietor, by T. Clay, Ludgate Hill, Rob.t Jennings, Poultry, & In.o Major, Skinner Street.
Fine hand coloured aquatint. 285 x 215mm (11¼ x 8½"), on paper watermarked 'J Whatman 1821'. Small margins.
Ladder Hill, overlooking Jamestown. From 'A Series of Views Illustrative of the Island of St Helena' by James Wathen (1751?-1828). During a trip recorded as 'A Journal of a Voyage to Madras and China' (1814) Walthen spent three days on St Helena, during which time he made thirteen sketches. Two were included in his 'Journal'; with Napoleon's exile increasing the interest in St Helena, eight of the remainder were published here, with the addition of a plate of Longwood House, Napoleon's residence in exile, not built in Wathen's time.
Abbey Travel 314.
[Ref: 49610]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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No. 5. Fort on High Knoll, St Helena.
No. 5. Fort on High Knoll, St Helena.
Drawn by James Wathen Esq.r. Arranged by E.W. Engraved by J. Clark.
London, 1821, Published for the Proprietor, by T. Clay, Ludgate Hill, Rob.t Jennings, Poultry, & In.o Major, Skinner Street.
Fine hand coloured aquatint. 215 x 285mm (8½ x 11¼"). Tear entering plate but not image at top. Small margins.
High Knoll Fort, also known as The Citadel, a circular tower defending Jamestown, built by the British in 1799, enlarged 1874. From 'A Series of Views Illustrative of the Island of St Helena' by James Wathen (1751?-1828). During a trip recorded as 'A Journal of a Voyage to Madras and China' (1814) Walthen spent three days on St Helena, during which time he made thirteen sketches. Two were included in his 'Journal'; with Napoleon's exile increasing the interest in St Helena, eight of the remainder were published here, with the addition of a plate of Longwood House, Napoleon's residence in exile, not built in Wathen's time.
Abbey Travel 314.
[Ref: 49611]   £140.00   (£168.00 incl.VAT)
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No. 6. View from High Knoll, St Helena.
No. 6. View from High Knoll, St Helena.
Drawn by James Wathen Esq.r. Arranged by E.W. Engraved by J. Clark.
London, 1821, Published for the Proprietor, by T. Clay, Ludgate Hill, Rob.t Jennings, Poultry, & In.o Major, Skinner Street.
Fine hand coloured aquatint. 215 x 285mm (8½ x 11¼"). Small margins. Bit messy on left margin.
View from High Knoll Fort, looking inland. From 'A Series of Views Illustrative of the Island of St Helena' by James Wathen (1751?-1828). During a trip recorded as 'A Journal of a Voyage to Madras and China' (1814) Walthen spent three days on St Helena, during which time he made thirteen sketches. Two were included in his 'Journal'; with Napoleon's exile increasing the interest in St Helena, eight of the remainder were published here, with the addition of a plate of Longwood House, Napoleon's residence in exile, not built in Wathen's time.
Abbey Travel 314.
[Ref: 49612]   £160.00   (£192.00 incl.VAT)
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No. 7. Longwood House, St Helena.
No. 7. Longwood House, St Helena.
Drawn by James Wathen Esq.r. Arranged by E.W. Engraved by J. Clark.
London, 1821, Published for the Proprietor, by T. Clay, Ludgate Hill, Rob.t Jennings, Poultry, & In.o Major, Skinner Street.
Fine hand coloured aquatint. 215 x 285mm (8½ x 11¼"), on Whatman paper watermarked '1821'. Small margins.
Napoleon Bonaparte's home in exile on St Helena. From 'A Series of Views Illustrative of the Island of St Helena' by James Wathen (1751?-1828). During a trip recorded as 'A Journal of a Voyage to Madras and China' (1814) Walthen spent three days on St Helena, during which time he made thirteen sketches. Two were included in his 'Journal'; with Napoleon's exile increasing the interest in St Helena, eight of the remainder were published here, with the addition of this plate of Longwood House, which had not been built in Wathen's time.
Abbey Travel 314.
[Ref: 49613]   £190.00   (£228.00 incl.VAT)
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No. 8. Plantation House, St Helena.
No. 8. Plantation House, St Helena.
Drawn by James Wathen Esq.r. Arranged by E.W. Engraved by J. Clark.
London, 1821, Published for the Proprietor, by T. Clay, Ludgate Hill, Rob.t Jennings, Poultry, & In.o Major, Skinner Street.
Fine hand coloured aquatint. 215 x 285mm (8½ x 11¼"), on paper watermarked 'J Whatman Turkey Mill 1821'. Staining on left. Small margins.
Plantation House, official residence of the governor of St Helena and Napoleon Bonaparte's first home in exile on St Helena. From 'A Series of Views Illustrative of the Island of St Helena' by James Wathen (1751?-1828). During a trip recorded as 'A Journal of a Voyage to Madras and China' (1814) Walthen spent three days on St Helena, during which time he made thirteen sketches. Two were included in his 'Journal'; with Napoleon's exile increasing the interest in St Helena, eight of the remainder were published here, with the addition of a plate of Longwood House, Bonaparte's home in exile, which had not been built in Wathen's time.
Abbey Travel 314.
[Ref: 49614]   £90.00   (£108.00 incl.VAT)
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[Freetown, Sierra Leone.]
[Freetown, Sierra Leone.]
Drawn on Stone by A. Laby & J. Needham after Sketches by Mrs. Terry.
Printed at Mclean Lithographic Establishment, 50 St Martin's Lane. [n.d., c.1850.]
Tinted lithograph with hand colour. Sheet 325 x 755mm (12½ x 29¾"). A little damage to edges of margins
A view looking across the bay to Freetown, with European ships anchored. Under the image named features include East Battery, Freetown Church and 'Queen Yard for Lib.d Af.ns'. Mrs Terry was the wife of the Assistant Superintendant of the Liberated African's Department. The 'Liberated Africans' were those rescued by the Royal Navy from slave ships destined for the Americas. Over 40,000 liberated Africans arrived in Freetown between 1808 (when Britain abolished the slave trade) and about 1855.
Not in Abbey.
[Ref: 49576]   £380.00  
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Tombeau de Napoléon.
Tombeau de Napoléon. (Ile St. Helène.)
de Sainson pinxt. E. Hostein Lith.
J. Tastu, Editeur. Lith. de Lemercier. [Paris, 1833.]
Lithograph. Printed area 300 x 333mm (11¾ x 13"0 very large margins. Publisher's blindstamp under title.
Napoleon's tomb on St. Helena, which Dumont d'Urville visited on the return leg of his circumnavigation. From 'Voyage de la Corvette l'Astrolabe', the account of Jules Dumont D'Urville's important expedition to the South Seas between 1826 and 1829.
[Ref: 49620]   £230.00  
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1.ere Vue de L'Isle de S.te Helene.
1.ere Vue de L'Isle de S.te Helene.
[n.d., c.1800.]
Engraving. Sheet 165 x 245mm (6½ x 9¾"). Trimmed and laid on album card.
A view of Jamestown from the sea.
[Ref: 49621]   £120.00   (£144.00 incl.VAT)
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Vue de James-Town. Prise du Chemin qui conduit à Long-Wood.
Vue de James-Town. Prise du Chemin qui conduit à Long-Wood. S.te Helene Pl. 5.
Dessiné d'après nature par H.i Durand Brager. Lithographié par Eugène Ciceri. Imp. Lith. Formentin & C.ie.
Paris, publié par Gide, Editeur, Rue des Petits Augustins, No. 5. [n.d., 1844.]
Tinted lithograph. Sheet 450 x 630mm (17¾ x 24¾"), with very large margins.
A view looking down onto Jamestown, with the 699-step Jacob's Ladder up the cliff on the left. The scene was drawn by Jean-Baptiste Henri Durand-Brager (1814-79), an artist who accompanied the French mission to bring their former emperor's remains back to France for a state funeral in 1840. From 'Translation du Crecueil du l'Empereur Napoléon a bord de la frégate La Belle-Poule. Histoire et vues pittoresques de tous les sites de l'ile se rattachant au mémorial de Saint-Hélène a l'expédition de S.A.R.Mgr. le Prince de Joinville' .
[Ref: 49617]   £260.00  
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Long-Wood. 1840.
Long-Wood. 1840. S.te Helene Pl. 11.
Dessiné d'après nature par H.i Durand Brager. Lithographié par Delaplante. Imp. Lith. Formentin & C.ie.
Paris, publié par Gide, Editeur, Rue des Petits Augustins, No. 5. [n.d., 1844.]
Tinted lithograph. Sheet 450 x 630mm (17¾ x 24¾"), with very large margins.
A view of Longwood, Napoleon Bonaparte's home in exile on St Helena 1815-21. The scene was drawn by Jean-Baptiste Henri Durand-Brager (1814-79), an artist who accompanied the French mission to bring their former emperor's remains back to France for a state funeral. From 'Translation du Crecueil du l'Empereur Napoléon a bord de la frégate La Belle-Poule. Histoire et vues pittoresques de tous les sites de l'ile se rattachant au mémorial de Saint-Hélène a l'expédition de S.A.R.Mgr. le Prince de Joinville' .
[Ref: 49616]   £320.00  
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Rade et Ville de Jame's Town.
Rade et Ville de Jame's Town. S.te Helene Pl. 11.
Dessiné d'après nature par H.i Durand Brager. Lithographié par Delaplante. Imp. Lith. Formentin & C.ie.
Paris, publié par Gide, Editeur, Rue des Petits Augustins, No. 5. [n.d., 1844.]
Tinted lithograph. Sheet 400 x 540mm (15¾ x 21¼"), with very large margins.
A view of Jamestown from the sea, Jacob's Ladder to the right.The scene was drawn by Jean-Baptiste Henri Durand-Brager (1814-79), an artist who accompanied the French mission to bring their former emperor's remains back to France for a state funeral. From 'Translation du Crecueil du l'Empereur Napoléon a bord de la frégate La Belle-Poule. Histoire et vues pittoresques de tous les sites de l'ile se rattachant au mémorial de Saint-Hélène a l'expédition de S.A.R.Mgr. le Prince de Joinville' .
[Ref: 49618]   £260.00  
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White Negroes.
White Negroes.
Published by Tho.s Kelly Paternoster Row.
Hand-coloured etching. Plate: 235 x 180mm (9¼ x 7''). Paper tone.
A portrait of a two albinos in furs holding weapons.
[Ref: 49948]   £50.00   (£60.00 incl.VAT)
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Natives of the North side the River Masumo, in their War Dress.
Natives of the North side the River Masumo, in their War Dress.
W.m White del.t. Scott Sculpt.
[n.d., c.1820.]
Engraving. Sheet: 210 x 130mm (8¼ x 5''). Trimmed.
A portrait of two men from Zimbabwe wearing their war dress. In the Masumo river behind are large sailing boats.
[Ref: 49590]   £80.00   (£96.00 incl.VAT)
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Natives of the North side the River Masumo, in their War Dress.
Natives of the North side the River Masumo, in their War Dress.
W.m White del.t. Storer Sculpt.
[n.d., c.1820.]
Engraving. Sheet: 210 x 130mm (8¼ x 5''). Trimmed
A scene showing two men and a woman in a village in Zimbabwe.
[Ref: 49591]   £80.00   (£96.00 incl.VAT)
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