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The Little Belt, Battersea 

Description: Early steel engraving titled ‘The Little Belt, breaking up at Battersea’ on the River Thames. Engraved by William Bernard Cooke after L Francia, the picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 180 x 170

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

Ref: 4287  Price: £25.00

Battersea from  the River Thames 

Description: Early engraving of Battersea from the River Thames, engraved by William Bernard Cooke. The picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 110

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

Ref: 4289  Price: £25.00

Somerset House on the River Thames 1814 

Description: Early engraving of Somerset House, engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen, the picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 110

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

Ref: 4288  Price: £25.00

Early plan of the attack on the English Fleet at Chatham 1667

Description: Original copper plate plan showing the attack on the English Fleet at Chatham in 1667 by the Dutch Fleet. A rare image with showing the River Thames from the estuary right in to London. Published in Germany,

Age: Circa 1667-1725 but probably closer to 1667.  Size of image (mm): 345 x 210

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

Ref: 4270  Price: £SOLD

England and Wales 

Description:  Early steel engraved map of England and Wales, engraved by J Rapkin. The map comes from John Tallis’s ‘Illustrated Atlas’.   

Age: Circa 1851  Size of image (mm): 350 x 250

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

Ref: 4284  Price: £45.00

South view of the Church of St Helen, Bishopsgate Street

Description: Early copper plate engraving of the South West view of the Church of St Helen, Bishopsgate, London. Published for Robert Wilkinson’s renowned work ‘London Illustrata Graphic and Historical Memorials’ 1808-1825.

Age: Circa 1817  Size of image (mm): 255 x 210.

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

Ref: 4281  Price: £30.00

Royal Yacht off Gravesend 1863 

Description: Rare lithograph ‘The arrival of the Royal Yacht off Gravesend March 7th 1863’. Super image of the River Thames with ships, cheering crowds and even a paddle steamer.

Age: Circa 1865 Size of image (mm): 300 x 170

Condition: The picture has a few marks around the titles but generally in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4266  Price: £28.00

Northfleet from the River Thames 

Description: Early steel engraving of Northfleet from the River Thames. Engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen. The picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 110

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

Ref: 4274  Price: £25.00

Danish Greenlandman at Gravesend 

Description: Early steel engraving of a ‘Danish Greenlandman breaking up below Gravesend. Engraved by William Bernard Cooke after L Francia. The picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 150 x 140

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

Ref: 4273  Price: £25.00

Mill at Nine Elms, London 

Description: Early engraving showing the Mill at Nine Elms, London from the River Thames. Engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen the  picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ in 1822.  

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 155 x 115

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

Ref: 4280  Price: £22.00

Thames Craft, a scene at Millbank, London 

Description: Early engraving ‘Thames Craft, a scene at Millbank’. Engraved by J C Allen Bernard Cooke after P Dewint the  picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ in 1822.  

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 170 x 150

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

Ref: 4279  Price: £28.00

London in 1817 from Blackfriars Bridge 

Description: Superb early engraving of London,  engraved by William Bernard Cooke after L Clennell. The picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. Fine view down the River Thames with St Paul’s Cathedral in the background.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 200 x 120

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

Ref: 4255  Price: £28.00

The Mast House, Blackwall from the River Thames

Description: Fine early engraving of the Mast House, Blackwall, London. Engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen. The picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. 

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 115

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

Ref: 4276  Price: £28.00

Purfleet from the River Thames

Description: Fine early engraving of Purfleet from the River Thames.  Engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen. The picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. 

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 115

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

Ref: 4275  Price: £25.00

London Docks 1825 

Description: Interesting etching of the London Docks by Henry Moses. The picture comes from his series ‘Sketches of Shipping’ which he etched and published.

Age: 1825  Size of image (mm): 190 x 115

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

Ref: 4265  Price: £22.00

Greenwich, London from the River Thames 

Description: Early engraving of Greenwich from the River Thames,  engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen. The picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. Fine view of the hospital in the background.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 115

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

Ref: 4258  Price: £28.00

The Thames from Greenwich Park, London

Description: Early engraving of the Thames from Greenwich Park,  engraved by William Bernard Cooke, the picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. 

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 210 x 120

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

Ref: 4259  Price: £28.00

Bridge Building, Old London Bridge 

Description: Interesting early steel engraving ‘Old London Bridge with Coffer Dams, the Tower of St Magnus Church etc’. Engraved by J Le Keux after William Henry Bartlett the picture comes from Britton’s ‘Picturesque Antiquities of English Cities’.

Age: 1829  Size of image (mm): 200 x 140

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

Ref: 4256  Price: £28.00

Works of the Strand Bridge, London 

Description: Interesting early engraving ‘Works of the Strand Bridge’ by George Cooke from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. The image is after Edward Blore and offers an insight into bridge building on the River Thames. 

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 170 x 120

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

Ref: 4251  Price: £28.00

Floating Dock at Rotherhithe, London  

Description: Super early engraving ‘Floating Dock at Rotherhithe’. Great image of ship repairing on the River Thames in 1815. Published in ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ in 1822.  

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 200 x 140

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

Ref: 4253  Price: £28.00

Gravesend from the River Thames 

Description: Early engraving of Gravesend from the River Thames. Engraved by William Bernard Cooke and published in his ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ in 1822.  

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 115

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, has some light creasing but price does reflect condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4278  Price: £15.00

The River Thames from Richmond Hill (large) 

Description: Later copy of a 1794 engraving titled ‘A View from Richmond Hill up the River’. The picture is a high quality re-strike probably from the 1990’s or earlier. A super view on art paper.

Age: Circa 1990’s  Size of image (mm): 390 x 230

Condition: The picture is in good condition. 

Ref: 4269  Price: £25.00

Deptford from the River Thames  

Description: Early engraving of Deptford from the River Thames, engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen, the picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. Super view with shipbuilding in the background.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 110

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

Ref: 4260  Price: £28.00

The Tower of London from the River Thames 

Description: Early engraving of the Tower of London from the River Thames. Engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen the  picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ in 1822.  

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 115

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

Ref: 4278  Price: £25.00

Thames Craft, a scene at Millbank, London 

Description: Early engraving ‘Thames Craft, a scene at Millbank’. Engraved by William Bernard Cooke after P Dewint the  picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ in 1822.  

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 170 x 150

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

Ref: 4279  Price: £28.00

Billingsgate from the River Thames  

Description: Early engraving of Billingsgate, London, engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen, the picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 115

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

Ref: 4257  Price: £28.00

Fair on the River Thames  

Description: Early engraving of a fair on the frozen River Thames.  Engraved by George  Cooke after Luke Clennell, the picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. Super view with shipbuilding in the background.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 190 x 100

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

Ref: 4261  Price: £28.00

Opening of Waterloo Bridge 1817 

Description: Interesting early engraving ‘Opening of Waterloo Bridge on the 18th June 1817 as seen from the Corner of Cecil Street in the Strand’. Engraved by George Cooke after R R Reinagle, the picture comes  from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822. Stunning image which will look superb framed.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 210 x 120

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

Ref: 4252  Price: £28.00

London Bridge 1814 

Description: Early engraving of London Bridge, engraved by William Bernard Cooke after S Owen, the picture comes from ‘Cooke’s Thames Scenery’ published in 1822.

Age: 1822  Size of image (mm): 180 x 115

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

Ref: 4254  Price: £28.00

The Tower by Thomas Malton

Description: Superb original aquatint by Thomas Malton Jun (1748-1804) of the Tower of London from the River Thames. The picture probably comes from his renowned publication ‘A Picturesque Tour Through the Cities of London and Westminster’ 1792 – 1801. Aquatints from this publication are quite rare and very sought after.  

Age: 1799  Size of image (mm): 305 x 215

Condition: The picture, which has original hand colouring, has some discolouration to the borders but generally in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4228  Price: £125.00

The Working River Thames 

Description: Superb etching showing a scene on the working River Thames opposite the Tower of London. A wonderful view, probably set in the 1940s with steamers, sailing barges and tugs just up from Tower Bridge. There is no artist shown but an extremely well executed picture.   

Age: Circa 1990s but could be earlier  Size of image (mm): 235 x 235

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

Ref: 4241  Price: £45.00

Early aquatint of Woolwich 

Description: Super early aquatint of Woolwich, south east London. Engraved by J C Stadler after J Farrington R.A. the picture was published by J & J Boydell, Shakespeare in Cheapside in 1795. Interesting view of the River Thames from Woolwich.

Age: 1795  Size of image (mm): 300 x 200

Condition: The aquatint has a crease bottom left, away from the image and titles; there is also some discolouration to the outer borders which will mount out. Otherwise in good condition. Sold with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4243  Price: £55.00

South View of Westminster Bridge

Description: Fine early copper plate engraving of ‘A South View of Westminster Bridge’. Engraved by Thomas Jefferys the picture dates from around 1745. Great view of the River Thames with what looks like the Royal Barge in the foreground.  

Age: Circa 1745  Size of image (mm): 200 x 95

Condition: The picture, which has later hand colouring, is close trimmed to the left hand side, still suitable for mounting though. Central fold as issued. Sold complete with an ivory mount ready for framing.

Ref: 4234  Price: £30.00

A Plan & Elevation of a New Bridge to be built at Black Fryars

Description: Interesting early copper plate engraving of a proposed bridge across the River Thames at Blackfriars. The picture was drawn and engraved for the London Magazine. 

Age: 1756  Size of image (mm): 320 x 160

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

Ref: 4235  Price: £28.00

Design for bridge near Somerset Place

Description: Early original aquatint ‘Design for a bridge near Somerset Place by Thomas Sandby Esq R.A’. I believe this comes from Samuel Ireland’s ‘Picturesque Views on the River Thames’ and dates from around 1795-1800

Age: Circa 1795-1800  Size of image (mm): 165 x 110

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

Ref: 4244  Price: £25.00

Billingsgate on the River Thames

Description: Fine quality steel engraving of Billingsgate from the River Thames from Tombleson’s ‘Eighty Picturesque Views on the Thames and Medway’. Engraved by Carter after Calvert the image shows the fishing boats waiting to unload. Great image.

Age: Circa 1845  Size of image (mm): 150 x 100, excluding ornate border.

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

Ref: 4245  Price: £25.00

Entrance to London at Shoreditch Church 1810

Description: Early copper plate engraving ‘Entrance to London at Shoreditch Church’. Engraved by Hay, the picture comes from Dr Hughson’s ‘Description of London’. Interesting to see the Shoreditch Charity School on the left of the picture.

Age: 1810  Size of image (mm): 160 x 100.

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

Ref: 4262  Price: £SOLD

Highgate Archway, London 1814

Description: Early copper plate engraving ‘Highgate Archway’. Engraved by Robson, the picture comes from the ‘Beauties of England and Wales’.

Age: 1814  Size of image (mm): 150 x 100.

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

Ref: 4263  Price: £15.00

Highgate, London 1814

Description: Early copper plate engraving of Highgate . Engraved by Shury, the picture comes from the ‘Beauties of England and Wales’.

Age: 1814  Size of image (mm): 155 x 100.

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

Ref: 4264  Price: £15.00