Summit of Snowdon Published 1816 SOLD!
South View from Summit of Snowdonia c1816 by Thomas Compton & Daniel Havell, Original aquatint print with fine hand colour. Plate 17 from "The Northern Cambrian Mountains" or A Tour Though North Wales by Thomas Compton c1816 1st edition. Aquatint with hand colour. Drawn by Compton and Engraved by Daniel Havell. Published: July 1st 1816 RMA Woolwich, London.
Good condition, clear plate mark. Approx engraved area: 6" x 9" (150mm x 230mm)
Sheet approx: 9.25" x 13"(230mm x 330mm)
Notes: The Northern Cambrian Mountains; or a Tour Through North Wales: Describing the Scenery and General Characters of that Romantic Country. Embellished with A Series of Highly Finished Coloured Views, Engraved from Original Drawings, by Messrs. Turner; Compton; Robson; Gandy; Nicholson; Girtin; De Wint; Fielding; and Prout.
A genuine antique print over 200 years p;d.