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Portsdown Hill

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View of a harbour with moored boats from a hillside, with sheep and a horse grazing on a bank under trees in foreground at left, and horse-drawn carts, riders and figure tending to horses at right; the sea and hills in the distance; 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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Portsdown Hill, Fareham, Hampshire, England

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