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A French version of Havell's Aeronautical View

Title
Panorama de Londres vu de la Nacelle d'un Ballon
Author
[after HAVELL Jnr., Robert]
Publisher
Le Roi, Place de Louvre No. 8,
Publication place
Paris,
Publication date
[c.1840].
Dimensions
Image: 255 by 990mm (10 by 39 inches). Sheet: 315 by 1040mm (12.5 by 41 inches).
Price
£3,500
Reference
12482

Description

Engraving with aquatint.

Notes

References in French, without key numbers, in lower margin. A close copy of Havell's 'Aeronautical View...'.

Rare. We have only been able to trace four other examples of this print; item 25, a coloured example in a private collection, and the institutional examples held by the Guildhall Library and Westminster Art Collection.