Views of London (1805)


Six Views of the Metropolis of the British Empire.

Published: 1805

Date: 1805

All 6 coloured aquatint plates are loose as issued, oblong. Sheets are approximately 28.5*19.25 inches, images 25.5*16 inches, with the dedication leaf supplied in facsimile, all housed in a modern custom half green morocco drop box, with green cloth, titles to spine in gilt. Plate 1, London, from Greenwich Park, August 1st, 1804, 720*490mm. Plate 2, London, (Tower & the Pool), August 4th, 1804, 730*490mm. Plate 3, London, (London Bridge), June 1, 1804, 730*490mm. Plate 4, London, (N Bank with St Pauls & Blackfriars Bridge, June 1, 1804, 730*490mm. Plate 5, London, (Somerset House before the Embankment), Jany 1, 1805, 725*490mm. Plate 6, London, (Westminster Abbey & Bridge), 725*490mm

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Dedication states: To George Dance Esquire, RA. Architect to the City of London &c. These six Views of the Metropolis of the British Empire, are respectfully dedicated by William Daniell. London January 1st. 1805.

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