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ANTIQUE PRINTS OF CHELSEA

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ANTIQUE PRINT: VUË DU CANAL, DU BATIMENT CHINOIS, DE LA ROTONDE, ET DES JARDINS DE RANELAGH UN JOUR DE REJOUISSANCE.

["CANALETTO" – CANALE, Giovanni Antonio, 1697-1768] : VUË DU CANAL, DU BATIMENT CHINOIS, DE LA ROTONDE, ET DES JARDINS DE RANELAGH UN JOUR DE REJOUISSANCE.

Paris : Chez Mesard, ca. 1760]. A handsome antique print – a mid eighteenth-century vue d’optique or perspective view – a laterally inverted French version of the Canaletto view of Ranelagh on a Masquerade Day published by Robert Sayer in 1752. Engraved by Mlle Fonbonne – presumably a daughter of the Dutch-born Paris engraver Quiryn Fonbonne.
Copper line engraving on paper. Original hand colour. Engraved surface 238 x 378mm (approx. 9-3/8” x 14-7/8”). Some faint diagonal crerasing, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£200

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ANTIQUE PRINT: VIEW OF CHELSEA HOSPITAL.

[COOKE, John, 1731-1810 – publisher] : VIEW OF CHELSEA HOSPITAL.

[London : John Cooke, 1777]. An elegant eighteenth-century antique print – Chelsea Hospital from the river. Originally produced for Cooke’s part-work publication Walter Harrison, “A New and Universal History, Description and Survey of the Cities of London and Westminster” (London : 1775-1777).
Copper line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 113 x 163mm (approx. 4-1/2” x 6-3/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 57/082B.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE

[ENGLISH SCHOOL] : THE "BLACK LION," CHURCH STREET, CHELSEA, IN 1820.

[London : 1878 (or later)]. A pleasant antique print of Old Church Street in Chelsea, the public house and tea gardens at the Black Lion – a man on horseback receives directions. Based on an earlier source and originally produced for the part-work “Old and New London” (London : 1873-1878).
Wood engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 103 x 142mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 5-5/8”). Text on verso. In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CREMORNE FARM, 1829.

[ENGLISH SCHOOL] : CREMORNE FARM, 1829.

[London : 1878 (or later)]. A pleasant antique print – Chelsea Farm, residence of Lord Cremorne, on the site of what waas to become the celebated Cremorne Gardens. Engraved from an earlier source and originally produced for the part-work “Old and New London” (London : 1873-1878).
Wood engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 142 x 144mm (approx. 5-5/8” x 5-3/4”). Text on verso. In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE ROTUNDA, RANELAGH GARDENS, IN 1750.

[ENGLISH SCHOOL] : THE ROTUNDA, RANELAGH GARDENS, IN 1750.

[London : 1878 (or later)]. An attractive antique print – the celebrated pleasure gardens at Chelsea. Engraved (from an earlier source) and originally produced for the part-work “Old and New London” (London : 1873-1878).
Wood engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 144 x 211mm (approx. 5-5/8” x 8-1/4”). Text on verso. In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CHELSEA COLLEGE, & RANELAGH HOUSE.

[IRELAND, Samuel] : CHELSEA COLLEGE, & RANELAGH HOUSE.

[London : 1799]. A fine antique print of Wren’s Chelsea Hospital from the Thames – with the rotunda of the Ranelagh Pleasure Gardens to the east – and small craft on the river. From an original study by the print-dealer and amateur painter Samuel Ireland (fl.1760-1800). Originally produced for Ireland’s “Picturesque Views on the River Thames” (1792) – and here in a later impression.
Sepia aquatint on paper. Engraved surface 129 x 166mm (approx. 5” x 6-1/2”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 71/047.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CHELSEA, MIDDLESEX.

NEALE, John Preston, 1780-1847 : CHELSEA, MIDDLESEX.

London : John Harris, 1815. A pleasant antique print – a view of Chelsea from across the Thames – the old parish church of All Saints prominent among the trees. Engraved by Letitia Byrne (1779-1849) from an original study by John Preston Neale. Originally produced for the part-work “Beauties of England and Wales” (1801-1816).
Copper line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 111 x 150mm (approx. 4-3/8” x 5-7/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 104/102.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CHELSEA, FROM BATTERSEA BRIDGE.

[PAYNE, Albert Henry, 1812-1902] : CHELSEA, FROM BATTERSEA BRIDGE.

[London : E. T. Brain & Co., 1847]. An attractive antique print – Chelsea Reach in the mid nineteenth century. An engraving from the workshop of A. H. Payne, originally produced for Payne’s “Illustrated London, or a Series of Views in the British Metropolis and its Vicinity” (London : 1846-1847).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 72 x 88mm (approx. 2-7/8” x 3-3/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 207/039A.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CHELSEA HOSPITAL. (FROM BATTERSEA FIELDS.)

[PAYNE, Albert Henry, 1812-1902] : CHELSEA HOSPITAL. (FROM BATTERSEA FIELDS.)

[London : E. T. Brain & Co., 1847]. An attractive antique print – Chelsea Hospital from across the Thames. An engraving from the workshop of A. H. Payne, originally produced for Payne’s “Illustrated London, or a Series of Views in the British Metropolis and its Vicinity” (London : 1846-1847).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 96 x 140mm (approx. 3-3/4” x 5-1/2”). Just a hint of dustiness to outer blank margins, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 207/038.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ROYAL MILITARY ASYLUM, CHELSEA.

[PAYNE, Albert Henry, 1812-1902] : ROYAL MILITARY ASYLUM, CHELSEA.

[London : E. T. Brain & Co., 1847]. An attractive small antique print – the Duke of York’s Headquarters on the King’s Road. An engraving from the workshop of A. H. Payne, originally produced for Payne’s “Illustrated London, or a Series of Views in the British Metropolis and its Vicinity” (London : 1846-1847).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 70 x 87mm (approx. 2-3/4” x 3-3/8”). A couple of tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 207/039B.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE CHELSEA BUN-HOUSE, 1810. (FROM MR. CRACE’S COLLECTION).

PRIOR, William Henry, 1812-1882 : THE CHELSEA BUN-HOUSE, 1810. (FROM MR. CRACE’S COLLECTION).

[London : 1878 (or later)]. A pleasant antique print of the celebrated home of the Chelsea Bun – fashionably attired visitors approach. Engraved by Walter Whitehead, of "Whitehead, Morris & Lowe" of Fenchurch Street, from a study (based on a drawing in the Crace Collection) by William Henry Prior. Originally produced for the part-work “Old and New London” (London : 1873-1878).
Wood engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 105 x 143mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 5-5/8”). Text on verso. In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CHELSEA HOSPITAL.

PRIOR, William Henry, 1812-1882 : CHELSEA HOSPITAL.

[London : 1878 (or later)]. An attractive antique print – a double image, showing Chelsea Hospital from the Thames, and from the grounds, the two views set one above the other in a decorative rustic border. Engraved from original studies by William Henry Prior and originally produced for the part-work “Old and New London” (London : 1873-1878).
Wood engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 210 x 145mm (approx. 8-1/4” x 5-3/4”). Text on verso. In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: OLD CHELSEA IN 1750.

PRIOR, William Henry, 1812-1882 : OLD CHELSEA IN 1750.

[London : 1878 (or later)]. An antique print – a composite view with a medley of individual studies of the Clock House, the Moravian Chapel, and the White Horse Inn. Engraved from studies (based on earlier sources) by William Henry Prior – and originally produced for the part-work “Old and New London” (London : 1873-1878).
Wood engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 210 x 144mm (approx. 8-1/4” x 5-5/8”). Text on verso. In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT:  THE

PRIOR, William Henry, 1812-1882 : THE "WORLD’S END," IN 1790.

[London : 1878 (or later)]. A pleasant antique print of the eighteenth-century public house – shutters at the windows and set among trees. Engraved from a study (based on an earlier source) by William Henry Prior and originally produced for the part-work “Old and New London” (London : 1873-1878).
Wood engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 105 x 143mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 5-5/8”). Text on verso. In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CHELSEA HOSPITAL.

PROUT, Samuel, 1783-1852 : CHELSEA HOSPITAL.

London : J. & J. Cundee, 1814. An early nineteenth-century print of Chelsea from the river, engraved by James Sargant Storer (1771-1853) from an original study by Samuel Prout. Originally produced for the series “Select Views of London and its Environs” (London : 1804-1805).
Copper line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 159 x 204mm (approx. 6-1/4” x 8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 90/049.

£50

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CHELSEA OLD CHURCH, AND SIR HAN SLOANE’S MONUMENT.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : CHELSEA OLD CHURCH, AND SIR HAN SLOANE’S MONUMENT.

[London : Jones & Co., 1832]. A delightful antique print – the old parish church of All Saints and the adjacent houses on Cheyne Walk. Engraved by Robert Acon (1792-1880) from an original pencil drawing (now in the GLC Collection) by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd, the master recorder of nineteenth-century London. Originally produced for Shepherd’s series “London and its Environs in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1829-1832).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 102 x 153mm (approx. 4” x 6”). A couple of tiny marks, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 161/183.

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE DUKE OF YORK’S SCHOOL, CHELSEA.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE DUKE OF YORK’S SCHOOL, CHELSEA.

[London : Jones & Co., 1831]. A pleasant antique print of the Duke of York’s Headquarters on the King’s Road, originally built in 1801 as a school for soldiers’ orphans – a view of the main building (designed by John Sanders) from the grounds, boys at leisure. Engraved by Thomas Barber (fl.1818-1840) from an original study by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd, the master recorder of nineteenth-century London. Originally produced for Shepherd’s series “London and its Environs in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1829-1832).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 98 x 149mm (approx. 3-7/8” x 5-7/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 161/113.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: NEW CHURCH, SLOANE ST. CHELSEA.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : NEW CHURCH, SLOANE ST. CHELSEA.

[London : Jones & Co., 1832]. A charming small antique print of the old Holy Trinity Church on Sloane Street, built by James Savage in 1828-1830. Engraved by William Deeble (1791-1861) from an original study by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd. From Shepherd’s part-work series “London and its Environs in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1829-1832).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 109 x 70mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 2-3/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 161/185.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ST. LUKES CHURCH, CHELSEA.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : ST. LUKES CHURCH, CHELSEA.

London : Jones & Co., 1828. A pleasant antique print – the imposing neo-gothic of St. Luke’s Chelsea, designed by James Savage and consecrated in 1824. Engraved by Samuel Lacey (1786-1859) from an original study by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd. From Shepherd’s part-work series “Metropolitan Improvements; or London in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1827-1830).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 160 x 94mm (approx. 6-1/4” x 3-3/4”). A few faint specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 154/054.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CHELSEA HOSPITAL, MIDDLESEX.

TOMBLESON, William : CHELSEA HOSPITAL, MIDDLESEX.

London : Tombleson & Co., [1834]. A charming antique print showing the hospital from across the Thames, with sailing craft on the river and a boating mishap about to occur. An intricately engraved decorative border features military symbols – drums, trumpets, banners, etc. Engraved by Samuel Lacey (1786-1859) from an original design by William Tombleson (fl.1824-1841) and originally published with the part-work series “Tombleson’s Views of the Thames and Medway” (London : 1833-1834).
Steel line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 158 x 211mm (approx. 6-1/4” x 8-3/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print. Adams 178/042.

£50

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