View of St. James’s Palace, Pall Mall / Vue du Palais Royal de St. Jacques, Pall Mall Hand Coloured Engraving by Thomas Bowles
Thomas Bowles, designer and engraver, was the son a print publisher, also named Thomas Bowles (1689/90-1767). Bowles junior was born in London and trained as an engraver. He engraved botanical plates for ‘Pomona, or, The Fruit-Garden Illustrated’ (1729) and produced numerous topographical engravings. Bowles is chiefly known for his designs for 30 published views of the principal buildings in London, most of which he engraved himself. He was also a skilled scene painter. He died in December 1762 and was survived by his wife, Margaret, and his father.
Measures approx 24.50 cm x 41.20 cm
It has wear, creases, nibbles and marks commensurate with age and corner is turned. Please see photos
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