A view of the Custom House, with part of the Tower, taken from [the] River Thames, London [graphic] = Vüe de la Douane et une partie de la Tour, prise de la Riviere Thamise a Londres / Maurer delin. ; T. Bowles sculp.

Creator:
Bowles, Thomas, -1767, printmaker.
Published/Created:
London :
Printed for Bowles & Carver, 69 St. Paul's Church Yard, R. Wilkinson, 58 Cornhill, & Laurie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street,
[not before 1794]
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and engraving, on wove paper ; plate mark 260 x 401 mm, on sheet 271 x 408 mm.
Notes:
Title from caption below image.
Date of publication based on printsellers' street addresses. See British Museum online catalogue.
Later state of a print originally published in 1753 with the publication line "London, Printed for T. Bowles in St. Pauls Church Yard, John Bowles and Son in Cornhill, Robt. Sayer in Fleet Street, and Heny. Overton without Newgate." See British Museum online catalogue.
"Publish'd according to act of Parliament"--Below image.
Plate numbered "26" in upper right corner.
The Lewis Walpole Library: From the Topographical Prints collection.
Abstract:
"View the Thames with the old Custom House on the left, and the Tower in the distance"--British Museum online catalogue, description of an earlier state of the same composition.
Variant Titles:
Vüe de la Doane et une partie de la Tour, prise de la Riviere Thamise a Londres
Topics:
Customhouses--England--London.
Topics:
London (England)--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800.
Topics:
Bowles & Carver, publisher.
Maurer, John, active 1720-1742, artist.
Robert Laurie and James Whittle, publisher.
Wilkinson, Robert, -approximately 1825, publisher.
Language:
English
Genre:
Engravings--England--London--1794.
Etchings--England--London--1794.
Views--England--London.
Format:
Image
Rights:
These images are provided for study purposes only. For publication or other use of images from the Library's collection, please contact the Lewis Walpole Library at walpole@yale.edu. Further details on the Library's photoduplication policy are available at http://www.library.yale.edu/walpole/html/research/rights_reproductions.html
Call Number:
Topos
L847
no. 23+
Topos L847 no. 23+
Orbis Record:
11112350
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr28656
OID:
11001385
PID:
digcoll:976217