Salt, Henry (illus). D. Havell (engraver).
London. William Miller. May 1, 1809.
Aquatint engraving, hand colored, 18 x 23 1/2 inches on heavy sheet 21 3/4 x 30 inches. Very light soiling to outer margins, a few small spots, 1/8 inch tear to top edge (well outside image area), strip of paper adhered to bottom edge of verso; very good condition overall. A beautiful vista, drawn by Henry Salt and engraved by D. Havell. Plate 21 from "Twenty-Four Views in St. Helena, The Cape, India, Ceylon, The Red Sea, Abyssinia and Egypt." The volume was dedicated to "Richard Wellesley K.ST.P. & K.C., Late Governor General of the British Possessions and Captain General of the British Forces", etc. Item #56325