VIEW OF THE HARBOUR AND CITY OF THE HAVANA, TAKEN FROM JESU DEL MONTE. A,

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Elias Durnford


View of the Harbour and City of the Havana, taken from Jesu Del Monte. A,

Copper plate engraving, c.1760.
Image size 12 7/8 x 20 3/8" (32.7 x 51.8 cm).
Fair condition. At one time the print was folded in half vertically, there is some splitting along the fold. Occasional margin tear. Uncolored.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 12983
Price: $1,250.00
Publisher : John Bowles, Robert Sayer, Thos. Jefferys, Carington Bowles and Henry Parker. London.
Engraved by T. Morris. Plate 23 from SCENOGRAPHIA AMERICA, a series of 28 North American views, after drawings by various British army and navy officers. They were published with expectations of a wide distribution - five London print publishers promoted and offered the series. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Town Views - Central & South America, and the West Indies , Cuba