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A view of Lisbon and the Harbour

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View of Lisbon from a hillside, with local women, men and a child conversing on a hillock at centre foreground and a man playing a guitar at far left; buildings of the town below, harbour with naval fleet in background; after Anna Sophia Wagner. 1809. Etching and aquatint, with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Print maker - Matthew Dubourg; Publisher - Edward Orme
Inscription: Lettered below image: with the title, below: 'With the entrance of the British Fleet, on the 2d. of Sepr. 1808; most respectfully dedicated by Permission, to Sir Charles Cotton, Bart. by his obliged humble Servant, / Anna Sophia Wagner.', production details and publication line: 'Anna Sophia Wagner Delt. / M Dubourg Sculpt. / Published Novr. 1st. 1809, for the Proprietor by Edwd. Orme, London.'
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Lisbon, Estremadura, Portugal

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