Grovenor Square [graphic].

Creator:
Nicholls, Sutton, printmaker.
Published/Created:
[London?] :
Published according to act of Parliament for Stow's Survey,
1754.
Physical Description:
1 print : etching and engraving, on laid paper ; plate mark 344 x 462 mm, on sheet 367 x 486 mm.
Notes:
Title from text etched within banner at top of image.
Attribution to Nicholls from the British Museum online catalogue.
Plate from: A survey of the cities of London and Westminster, and the borough of Southwark ... / Written at first in the year 1598, by John Stow ... London, Printed for W. Innys and J. Richardson [etc.], 1754-55.
Plate numbered "14" in lower right corner.
The Lewis Walpole Library: From the Topographical Prints collection.
Abstract:
"Bird's eye view over Grosvenor Square, looking north; a circular garden area in centre of square with an equestrian statue and pathways between sections of shrubbery and lawn; beyond the square to the north fields continue into the distance with two small villages on hills; sedan chairs, carriages and elegantly dressed figures in square"--British Museum online catalogue.
Variant Titles:
Grosvenor Square
Topics:
Plazas--England--London.
Topics:
London (England)--Pictorial works--Early works to 1800.
Language:
English
Genre:
Book illustrations--1754.
Cityscapes--England--London.
Engravings--England--London--1754.
Etchings--England--London--1754.
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. 35+
Topos L847 no. 35+
Orbis Record:
11114104
Yale Collection:
LEWIS WALPOLE LIBRARY, Prints and Drawings
Digital Collection:
Lewis Walpole Library
Local Record Number:
lwlpr28668
OID:
11001397
PID:
digcoll:976225