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Whitehall from the River Thames 1707

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of Whitehall from the River Thames by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707   Size of image (mm): 150 x 120

Condition: The engraving, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Central fold as issued. The picture is sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4031  Price: £45.00

 

Westminster Hall 1707

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of Westminster Hall, London by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707  Size of image (mm): 150 x 120

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.       

Ref: 4159  Price: £35.00

Somerset House 1707

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of Somerset House by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707   Size of image (mm): 150 x 120

Condition: The engraving, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Central fold as issued. The picture is sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4032  Price: £35.00

 

The House of Commons

Description: Interesting steel engraving ‘The House of Commons, Destroyed by Fire Oct 16th 1834’. Drawn and engraved by H Melville the picture dates from 1834. 

Age: 1834  Size of image (mm): 150 x 100

Condition: The picture, which is has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4239  Price: £20.00

Interior of the House of Commons

Description: early copper plate engraving of the interior of the House of Commons. Published in the Beauties of England and Wales the picture was engraved by Wallis after J P Neale.

Age: 1815  Size of image (mm): 150 x 100

Condition: The picture, which is has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4240  Price: £20.00

Dean’s Yard, Westminster

Description: Early copper plate engraving ‘The North-East View of the Old Dormitory, in 1758 when New Buildings were begun in Dean’s Yard Westminster’. Engraved by W Courtenay in 1760.  

Age: 1760  Size of image (mm): 175 x 130

Condition: The picture, which is has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4164  Price: £20.00

 

The Custom House from the River Thames 1707

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of the Custom House from the River Thames by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707   Size of image (mm): 150 x 120

Condition: The engraving, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Central fold as issued. The picture is sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4142  Price: £35.00

 

Westminster from the River Thames

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of the Parliament, Westminster from the River Thames by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707   Size of image (mm): 150 x 120

Condition: The engraving, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Central fold as issued. The picture is sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4143  Price: £35.00

 

The Kings Gate Westminster 1707

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of the Kings Gate, Westminster, London by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707  Size of image (mm): 150 x 120

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.       

Ref: 4153  Price: £35.00

 

Westminster Hall 1707

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of Westminster Hall, London by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707  Size of image (mm): 150 x 120

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.       

Ref: 4048  Price: £35.00

 

Guildhall, London 1707

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of the Guildhall, London by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707  Size of image (mm): 150 x 120

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.       

Ref: 4156  Price: £35.00

 

Banqueting House, London 1707

Description: Early original copper plate engraving of the Banqueting House, London by Pieter van de Aa. The engraving comes from James Beverell’s ‘Les Delices de la Grand Brettagne’ published in 1707. 

Age: 1707  Size of image (mm): 160 x 130

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.       

Ref: 4049  Price: £35.00

 

The Custom House

Description: Super engraving of the Custom House from the River Thames. Engraved by W B Cooke after S Owen the picture is dated 1814.  

Age: 1814  Size of image (mm): 190 x 115

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold complete with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4233  Price: £25.00

Whitehall circa 1720

Description: Very early engraving titled ‘The Prospect of White Hall from the Park of St James’. Engraved by Jan Kip the picture was published around 1720. 

Age: Circa 1720  Size of image (mm): 330 x 200

Condition: The picture, which is has later hand colouring, has a light crease just above the right hand houses, otherwise in reasonable condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4082  Price: £28.00

 

New Palace Yard by Thomas Malton

Description: Fine original aquatint of the New Palace Yard published by Thomas Malton in 1792. The picture comes from ‘A Picturesque Tour through the Cities of London and Westminster’.

Age: 1792   Size of image (mm): 300 x 210

Condition: The aquatint, which has original hand colouring, has some light creasing and crinkling but most will mount out. There is also a stain to the top but price does reflect condition.  The picture is sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4028  Price: £35.00

 

House of Lords & House of Commons

Description: Early copper plate engraved picture of ‘Entrance of the House of Lords with the Office of Ordinance’ and ‘House of Commons’. Engraved by T Simpson after S Wale.

Age: Circa 1780   Size of image (mm): 140 x 80

Condition: The picture,  which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4222  Price: £15.00

 

The British Museum

Description: Early copper plate engraved picture of the British Museum. Engraved by T Simpson after S Wale.

Age: Circa 1780   Size of image (mm): 140 x 80

Condition: The picture,  which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4223  Price: £15.00

 

Admiralty Arch

DescriptionSuper etching of Admiralty Arch in the Mall London dating from around 1930. Signed in pencil by the artist but unable to read signature.

Age: Circa 1920  Size of sheet (mm): 200 x 150

Condition: The picture  is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4213  Price: £25.00

 

The Palace of Westminster

Description: Fine copper plate engraving ‘The Palace of Westminster, as it appeared about the Reign of James the Second’. The picture was published by William Herbert in Lambeth in 1808.

Age: 1808  Size of image (mm): 220 x 160

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in very good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4113  Price: £20.00

 

The South View of Custom House, London

Description: Early copper plate engraving ‘South View of the ruins of the Custom House, London, built by Mr Thomas Ripley, after the former structure, built in 1668, was destroyed by fire in the year 1718. This Fabric was also demolished by fire 14th February 1814’. Engraved by W Wise from an original drawing by Fellows, the picture was published in 1815 by Robert Wilkinson.

Age: Circa 1815  Size of image (mm): 210 x 140

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has some slight printing marks but otherwise it is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4115  Price: £20.00

 

Custom House, London

Description: Interesting steel engraving of the Custom House, on the north bank of the River Thames. Engraved by William Watts after James Miller, this is an early copy, published prior to titles being added.

Age: Circa 1815  Size of image (mm): 190 x 135

Condition: The engraving, which has later hand colouring, has a very light crease left hand side but otherwise  in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4039  Price: £35.00

 

Trafalgar Square

Description: Steel engraving of Trafalgar Square engraved by Alais. The picture comes from the 1851 publication ‘Mighty London Illustrated’.

Age: 1851   Size of image (mm): 230 x 150

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has been laid to card and has a light stain just below the image.  Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4005  Price: £20.00

 

The Admiralty

Description: Steel engraving of the Admiralty engraved by Le Pettit after Brown. The picture comes from the 1851 publication ‘Mighty London Illustrated’.

Age: 1851   Size of image (mm): 235 x 160

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has been laid to card and has some very light staining but generally in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4006  Price: £20.00

 

The Treasury Buildings

Description: Steel engraving of the Treasury Buildings engraved by Redaway after Thomas Shepherd. The picture comes from the 1851 publication ‘Mighty London Illustrated’.

Age: 1851   Size of image (mm): 225 x 150

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has been laid to card and is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4007  Price: £SOLD

The Banqueting House, Whitehall

Description: Steel engraving of the Banqueting House, Whitehall engraved by Clark  after Thomas Shepherd. The picture comes from the 1851 publication ‘Mighty London Illustrated’.

Age: 1851   Size of image (mm): 225 x 155

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has been laid to card and is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4104  Price: £20.00

 

Carlton House Terrace

Description: Steel engraving of Carlton House Terrace & Duke of York’s Column, from St James’s Park. Engraved by Allan  after Thomas Shepherd. The picture comes from the 1851 publication ‘Mighty London Illustrated’.

Age: 1851   Size of image (mm): 235 x 155

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has been laid to card and is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4105  Price: £20.00

 

The Horse Guards, London

Description: Steel engraving of the Horse Guards, London, engraved by Le Pettit  after Williams. The picture comes from the 1851 publication ‘Mighty London Illustrated’.

Age: 1851   Size of image (mm): 235 x 155

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has been laid to card and is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4106  Price: £20.00

 

Victoria Tower

Description: Steel engraving of the Victoria Tower, Royal Entrance to the New Houses of Parliament. Engraved by Grieffeld after Jones. The picture comes from the 1851 publication ‘Mighty London Illustrated’.

Age: 1851   Size of image (mm): 225 x 160

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has been laid to card and has a light stain to the bottom right hand side border. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4107  Price: £20.00

 

Somerset House from the River Thames

Description: Early copper engraving of Somerset House dating from around 1780. Engraved by T Simpson after S Wale the image shows the river elevation.

Age: Circa 1780   Size of image (mm): 135 x 80

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4167  Price: £15.00

 

Banqueting House

Description: Early copper engraving of the Banqueting House, London dating from around 1780. Engraved by T Simpson after S Wale.

Age: Circa 1780   Size of image (mm): 140 x 80

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4168  Price: £15.00

 

Custom House from the River Thames

Description: Fine quality steel engraving of Custom House from the River Thames, London. Published by Tombleson & Co for Tombleson’s ‘Eighty Picturesque Views on the Thames and Medway’. Not a first edition print but most likely published around 1840. 

Age: Circa 1845  Size of image (mm): 150 x 105

Condition: The image, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4179  Price: £25.00

 

The Admiralty, London

Description: Early copper engraving of the Admiralty, London dating from around 1780. Engraved by T Simpson after S Wale.

Age: Circa 1780   Size of image (mm): 140 x 80

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4169  Price: £15.00

 

The Admiralty and Horse Guards, Westminster

Description: Copper plate engraving of the Admiralty and Horse Guards in Westminster. Engraved by J Storer after F Nash.

Age: Circa 1820  Size of image (mm): 190 x 130

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.       

Ref: 4250  Price: £20.00

Trinity House, London

Description: Early copper engraving of Trinity House, London published in Cornhill London in 1795.

Age: 1795   Size of image (mm): 170 x 100

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4181  Price: £18.00

 

The Egyptian Hall, Mansion House, London 1841-1844

Description: Fine quality steel engraving ‘Egyptian Hall, Mansion House, the Wilson Banquet’. Published by J Mead in Gough Square, Fleet Street London between 1841-44 for ‘London Interiors’ the picture was engraved by H Melville.

Age: 1841-44   Size of image (mm): 180 x 130

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4206  Price: £20.00

 

New Treasury Buildings, Whitehall

Description: Fine quality steel engraving of the New Treasury Buildings, Whitehall from Casssell’s ‘Old & New London’ published around 1870.

Age: Circa 1870   Size of image (mm): 195 x 135

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4215  Price: £15.00