House of Correction, Coldbath Fields (London)

London – House of Correction, Coldbath Fields. In front carriage, horse + passers-by scenery. Over the entrance “The House of Correction for the County of Middlesex 1796”. Steel engraving by W. Watkins (fl. London 1823-31) after Thomas Hosmer Shepherd (landscapist, architectural draughtsman, and aquarellist, 1793-1864). (1831.) 4¼ × 5⅞ in (10.9 × 14.9 cm).

The foxspots on the back perceptible from the front here and there in the white top margin and with one spot in the sky part only.

Offer no. 9,269 / EUR  33. (c. US$ 40.) + shipping

“ Thank you very much for your prompt and very cooperative handling of this order. I very much look forward to seeing the map ”

(Mr. D. R.-H., January 26, 2005)