Production Details: Drawn and Engraved by R. Wallis from the work drawn by W. H. Bartlett
Printmaking Method: Steel Engraving.
A view from high up next to the castle, looking down on the town.
Provenance: Finden's Views of the Ports, Harbours and Watering places of Great Britain. by W. H. Bartlett etc. Publisher: Publishers; George Virtue, Ivy Lane London. 1836.
My use of the term "an original print/illustration" is a pictorial image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated. This includes examples of various methods of printmaking including engravings, etchings, woodcut etc. Many prints would have been originally bound in a book at some time as was this one. Steel engraving was a technique for printing illustrations developed during the 1800's. The steel engraving process allowed for much finer detail in the finished print.
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