Object Title

Print

Print

Date

1731-1770

Object Number

I.350

Provenance

Old Armouries Library stock.

Physical Description

View of the Tower from the Southwark bank. 'Engraved for Maitland, 'History or London'; signed 'Toms sc.'.

Dimensions

Dimensions: 9.9 in. x 13.6 in (25.2 x 34.6 cm)

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

T.60 : Adams 33.
.W. Maitland, 'History of London' was first published in 1739 and reissued in 1756, 1760 and 1772. This plate, derived from the Kip engraving for the 1720 edition of Stowe, was reissued regularly, eventually with the credit burnished out.