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Perspective views in and about London

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Description

A view of Westminster Bridge from the River Thames, with Westminster Abbey on the left and a number of barges, sail boats and row boats on the water. 1751. Etching with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Publisher - John Bowles; Print possibly made by - John Boydell
Inscription: All lettering has been cut off. On the mount below Crace has copied in pencil "By John Bowles at the Black horse Corn Hill 1751 / J Boydell". Within image the numbers 1 to 12 are placed above buildings, showing that the lettering also included a key to place names
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Westminster Bridge, London, England

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