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Dungeness Light House

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Description

View of Dungeness lighthouse in stormy weather, seen from the beach behind the building; figures standing near a moored boat in middle ground at right, boat and ships at sea beyond; birds flying above the water; within a rectangular border; illustration to Ayton's 'Voyage round Great Britain', vol. VII. 1823. Aquatint and some etching with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Print maker - William Daniell; Draughtsman - William Daniell; Publisher - William Daniell
Inscription: Lettered in the border with the title in cursive script; below the border 'Drawn & Engraved by Willm, Daniell. / Published by W, Daniell, Cleveland Street, Fitzroy Square, London, Augt, 1, 1823.'
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Old Lighthouse, Dungeness, Kent, England

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