Charter House from the Square c1816
ACKERMANN, Rudolph (1764-1834) Charter House from the Square on J. Whatman paper watermarked 1812. Dated: July 1st 1816. [London: Rudolph Ackermann 1816]. Original Hand-coloured aquatint drawn by William Westall and engraved by Joseph Constantine Stadler. Printed by L. Harrison Printer, 373 Strand.
Very Good condition, some general age tone, with hand colour. Excellent triple line, gold foil and colour wash mount. Now behind glass with Hogarth style black and gold frame. Approx External Frame Size: 16.75" x 19" (425mm x 480mm). from: The History of the Colleges of Winchester, Eton and Westminster; with Charter House Schools of St Paul's, Merchant Taylors, Harrow, and Rugby, and the Free School of Christ's Hospital. London: Printed for and Published by R. Ackermann, 101, Strand. Printed by L. Harrison Printer, 373 Strand. 48 Coloured engravings. 1000 copies were printed on large wove elephant paper. Originally issued in 12 monthly parts.
A Genuine antique print over 200 years old from Rare Maps and Prints.