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Antique print of Calton Hill, Edinburgh

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ANTIQUE PRINTS OF EDINBURGH : CALTON HILL

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ANTIQUE PRINT: [EDINBURGH] THE CALTON HILL. (WITH NELSON’S MONUMENT).

BARTLETT, William Henry, 1809-1854 : THE CALTON HILL. (WITH NELSON’S MONUMENT).

London : George Virtue, [1838]. An attractive antique print of the townsfolk strolling on the summit of the hill. Engraved by Henry Griffiths (fl.1835-1849) from an original study by the well-known William Henry Bartlett. Originally produced for the part-work series “Scotland Illustrated” (London : 1835-1838).
Steel line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 134 x 176mm (approx. 5-1/4” x 6-7/8”). Tiny mark in upper margin, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE CALTON HILL. (WITH NELSON’S MONUMENT).

BARTLETT, William Henry, 1809-1854 : THE CALTON HILL. (WITH NELSON’S MONUMENT).

London : George Virtue, 1838. An attractive antique print of the townsfolk strolling on the summit of the hill. Engraved by Henry Griffiths (fl.1835-1849) from an original study by the well-known William Henry Bartlett Originally produced for the part-work series “Scotland Illustrated” (London : 1835-1838).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 134 x 176mm (approx. 5-1/4” x 6-7/8”). A few tiny specks to outer blank margins, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: EDINBURGH FROM THE CALTON HILL. (WITH DUGALD STEWART’S MONUMENT).

BARTLETT, William Henry, 1809-1854 : EDINBURGH FROM THE CALTON HILL. (WITH DUGALD STEWART’S MONUMENT).

[London : George Virtue, 1836]. A handsome antique print – a vignette view of the prospect of Edinburgh from the summit of the hill. Engraved by John Cousen (1804-1880) from an original study by the well-known William Henry Bartlett. Originally produced for the part-work series “Scotland Illustrated” (London : 1835-1838).
Steel line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 135 x 162mm (approx. 5-1/4” x 6-1/2”). A couple of tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: EDINBURGH FROM THE CALTON HILL. (WITH DUGALD STEWART’S MONUMENT).

BARTLETT, William Henry, 1809-1854 : EDINBURGH FROM THE CALTON HILL. (WITH DUGALD STEWART’S MONUMENT).

London : George Virtue, 1836. A handsome antique print – a vignette view of the prospect of Edinburgh from the summit of the hill. Engraved by John Cousen (1804-1880) from an original study by the well-known William Henry Bartlett. Originally produced for the part-work series “Scotland Illustrated” (London : 1835-1838).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 135 x 162mm (approx. 5-1/4” x 6-1/2”). A couple of tiny marks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: HIGH SCHOOL EDINBURGH.

BOWER, John, 1820- : HIGH SCHOOL EDINBURGH.

Edinburgh : Gall & Inglis, [ca. 1850]. An unusual and uncommon antique print – a vignette view of the Royal High School on the southern edge of Calton Hill. Engraved by the Edinburgh engraver and printer, John Bower, born at Melrose in 1820.
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 70 x 110mm (approx. 2-3/4” x 4-1/4”). Paper very slightly rumpled at head, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: NATIONAL MONUMENT, CALTON HILL. FROM AN ORIGINAL DRAWING BY J. D. HARDING.

HARDING, James Duffield, 1797-1863 : NATIONAL MONUMENT, CALTON HILL. FROM AN ORIGINAL DRAWING BY J. D. HARDING.

London : John G. Murdoch, [1854 (but later)]. A handsome antique print – an elegant view of Calton Hill. From an original study by James Duffield Harding – originally produced for John Parker Lawson’s “Scotland Delineated in a Series of Views” (London : 1847-1854), but here with the later imprint of J. G. Murdoch and produced for his undated publication “Scotland, Picturesque, Historical, Descriptive”.
Tint lithograph on paper. Printed surface 168 x 211mm (approx. 6-5/8” x 8-1/4”). One tiny spot in lower margin, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: NATIONAL MONUMENT CALTON HILL EDINBURGH.

KEMP, George Meikle, 1795-1844 : NATIONAL MONUMENT CALTON HILL EDINBURGH.

London & Edinburgh : A. Fullarton & Co., [1853]. A handsome antique print – an atmospheric view of Calton Hill – visitors in the foreground. Engraved by the Edinburgh engraver Thomas Dick (fl.1828-1874) from an original study by George Meikle Kemp, the architect of the Scott Monument. Originally produced for “Scotland Illustrated” (1845) and here in a slightly later impression.
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 145 x 177mm (approx. 5-3/4” x 7”). A couple of tiny spots to outer blank margins, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: EAST END OF THE BRIDEWELL, AND JAIL GOVERNOR’S HOUSE, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : EAST END OF THE BRIDEWELL, AND JAIL GOVERNOR’S HOUSE, EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. An antique print – the Robert Adam designed prison – workmen in the foreground. Engraved by William Tombleson (fl.1824-1841) from an original study by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd. Originally produced for the part-work “Modern Athens! Displayed in a Series of Views: or, Edinburgh in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1829-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 111 x 161m (approx. 4-3/8” x 6-3/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: NELSON’S MONUMENT, CALTON HILL, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : NELSON’S MONUMENT, CALTON HILL, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. A pleasant antique print – the monument against the surrounding hills. Engraved by William Tombleson (fl.1824-1841) from an original study by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd. Originally produced for the part-work “Modern Athens! Displayed in a Series of Views: or, Edinburgh in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1829-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 113 x 158m (approx. 4-1/2” x 6-1/4”). A few tiny specks, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE NEW BRIDEWELL, SALISBURY CRAIGS, AND ARTHUR’S SEAR FROM CALTON HILL.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE NEW BRIDEWELL, SALISBURY CRAIGS, AND ARTHUR’S SEAT FROM CALTON HILL.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. An antique print – the Robert Adam designed prison seen from the Hill. Engraved by William Tombleson (fl.1824-1841) from an original study by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd. Originally produced for the part-work “Modern Athens! Displayed in a Series of Views: or, Edinburgh in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1829-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 109 x 162m (approx. 4-1/4” x 6-3/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE NEW JAIL, FROM CALTON HILL. EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE NEW JAIL, FROM CALTON HILL. EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. An antique print – Calton Jail with the Old Town beyond – a view from the Hill. Engraved by William Tombleson (fl.1824-1841) from an original study by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd. Originally produced for the part-work “Modern Athens! Displayed in a Series of Views: or, Edinburgh in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1829-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 119 x 160m (approx. 4-3/4” x 6-1/4”). Tiny mark in lower margin, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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