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Beeverell antique print of Lambeth House in London c1727

Beeverell antique print of Lambeth House in London c1727

by Beeverell, James

18th century antique print of Lambeth House, London - looking across the Thames with fishing, sailing barge, boating.. c1727 

Original fine copperplate-engraved view of a grand building for Les Delices de la Grand Bretagne et de l'Irlande, Ouvrage tres utile et tres curieux which translates roughly as "Estates of Great Britain and Ireland, Useful and Curious Works".

This exquisite little engraving (with later fine hand-tinting with watercolour) is printed on watermarked paper with two vertical fold marks, for a pocket edition by James Beeverell published in 1727 by prominent mapmaker of Leyden, Pieter van der Aa (1659-1733), reducing the grand views of eminent topographical draughtsman Johannes Kip (1653-1722) for Britannia Illustrata, ... Nobility or Gentry of Great Britain, published in London circa 1708. 

These detailed fine engravings look stunning when framed either separately or in a group.

Plate size 13 x 16cm (5 x 6.5 inches). Page size 15 x 20cm (6 x 8 inches).

Stock Number: apva.B949Price: $110.00