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View of Greenwich, and down the river

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View of Greenwich and Old Royal Navy College in the middle distance, across a field in the foreground where a couple is walking towards a forest behind, ships on the Thames in the background; after Farington; plate 19 to the second volume of "A History of the River Thames" within 'A History of the Principal Rivers of Great Britain' (1796). 1795. Hand-coloured etching and aquatint.
Additional Makers: Publisher - John Boydell; Publisher - Josiah Boydell; Print maker - Joseph Constantine Stadler
Inscription: Lettered below image with title, production detail: "I. Farington, R. A. del.", "J. C. Stadler sculp." and publication line: "Pub. June 1. 1795, by J. & J. Boydell, Shakspeare - / - Gallery, Pall-Mall; and No,, 90, Cheapside."
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Old Royal Naval College, London, England

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