St Helena Ascension and Tristan da Cunha
Print after Luigi Mayer
Plate 15 in volume I: view of a bay; in the foreground, two men with turbans walking the beach towards a cave on the left where four men standing, three men in a boat on the right; two slipways on the other side of the bay where more figures standing; boats in the sea and another land in the left background; after Mayer; published state. 1802. Hand-coloured aquatint with etching.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Robert Bowyer; Print maker - Thomas Milton
Inscription: Lettered below image with title, artist's name and publication line: "L. Mayer delt. / Published by R. Bowyer, Historic Gallery, Pall Mall, 1802."
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