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GLAHA 9128


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GLAHM 9128: 'North View of the New and Old Town of Edinburgh from Inverleith' 1781 - click to view larger image

"North View of the New and Old Town of Edinburgh from Inverleith" 1781

etching and aquatint

CRE MERCIER, Philippe; (French; fl 1780-2)


Materials:
printed in brown on laid paper
Dimensions:
28.0 x 39.0
Frame:
IH
Marks:
Verso, pen and black ink:" No 34 containing 6 Prints". Recto: "19"
Notes:
Plate 6/6 of the "Six Views" of the City of Edinburgh. See 9125 for the first print of the series. The set was unstitched at some point, but the original order can be deduced from the condition of the sheets. This sheet has dirt and an inscription which indicates that it formed the back cover of the set. Not described in Abbey.
Keywords:
TOPOGRAPHICAL PRINT : EDINBURGH : OLD TOWN : SET OF PRINTS : HUNTER 2007 :

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