London, South Kensington
1 September 2008
PANORAMA -- Costa Scena or a Cruise along the Southern Coast of Kent, the Drawing taken from Nature. London: Robert Havell, March . Continuous hand-coloured aquatint strip view by Robert Havell numbered from 1 (Greenwich) to 62 (Calais), mounted on linen, approximately 81 x 5,450mm. (some damage to title at beginning of the strip with slight loss including year of publication), rolling into original boxwood drum with label showing Britannia and Neptune. Abbey Life 490.
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