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A Perspective View of ye Parade in St. James's Park

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View in the park with spectators watching the parade, as George II makes his way to the House of Lords, showing the Horse Guards and the Treasury; a later state. 1753. Etching and engraving with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Bowles & Carver; Print maker - J Maurer; Publisher - Robert Wilkinson
Inscription: Lettered below image with title followed by "The Treasury, The New Buildings for the Horse Guards, and His Majesty going to the House of Lords", and repeated in French on the right. With production details: "J. Maurer delin et Sculp, London / Printed for Robert Wilkinson, 58, Cornhill & Bowles & Carver 69 St Paul's Church Yard, London"
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St. James's Park, London, England

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