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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE CANONGATE. DURING THE PROCESSION OF HIS MAJESTY GEORGE IVth (EDINBURGH, AUGT 22nd 1822).

ALLOM, Thomas, 1804-1872 : THE CANONGATE. DURING THE PROCESSION OF HIS MAJESTY GEORGE IV.TH (EDINBURGH, AUGT 22.ND 1822).

[London : George Virtue, 1837]. A most attractive antique print – the ancient street thronging with life and colour. Engraved by John Cousen (1804-1880) from an original study by the gifted Thomas Allom. Originally produced for the part-work series “Scotland Illustrated” (London : 1835-1838).
Steel line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 195 x 112mm (approx. 7-5/8” x 4-5/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: HERIOT’S HOSPITAL FROM THE GREY FRIARS CHURCH YARD. (EDINBURGH.)

ALLOM, Thomas, 1804-1872 : HERIOT’S HOSPITAL FROM THE GREY FRIARS CHURCH YARD. (EDINBURGH.)

[London : George Virtue, 1836. A stylish antique print – George Heriot’s School and Edinburgh Castle from the churchyard – mourners attend a burial in the foreground. Engraved by William Woolnoth (1780-1837) from an original study by the gifted Thomas Allom. Originally produced for the part-work series “Scotland Illustrated” (London : 1835-1838).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 136 x 187mm (approx. 5-3/8” x 7-3/8”). A couple of faint marks to outer blank margins, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE HOUSE OF JOHN KNOX. (HIGH-STREET EDINBURGH).

ALLOM, Thomas, 1804-1872 : THE HOUSE OF JOHN KNOX. (HIGH-STREET EDINBURGH).

London : George Virtue, 1837. A highly attractive antique print of nineteenth-century Edinburgh, full of life and character. Engraved by Edward Radclyffe (1810-1863) from an original study by the gifted Thomas Allom. Originally produced for the part-work series “Scotland Illustrated” (London : 1835-1838).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 137 x 181mm (approx. 5-3/8” x 7-1/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: WEST BOW, EDINBURGH.

ALLOM, Thomas, 1804-1872 : WEST BOW, EDINBURGH.

[London : George Virtue, 1835]. An attractive antique print – a view of the West Bow – and a lively historical scene of Covenanters being led away. Engraved by Charles Cousen (1813-1889) from an original study by the gifted Thomas Allom. Originally produced for the part-work series “Scotland Illustrated” (London : 1835-1838).
Steel line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 190 x 117mm (approx. 7-1/2” x 4-5/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: EDINBURGH CASTLE FROM PRINCES STREET.

DICK, Thomas : EDINBURGH CASTLE FROM PRINCES STREET.

London & Edinburgh : A. Fullarton & Co., [1853]. A most attractive antique print – the castle on its rock – a fashionable array of visitors and residents in the foreground. Drawn and engraved by the Edinburgh artist, Thomas Dick (fl.1828-1874). Originally produced for “Scotland Illustrated” (1845) and here in a slightly later impression.
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 141 x 174mm (approx. 5-5/8” x 6-7/8”). A couple of tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

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ANTIQUE PRINT: GREYFRIARS CHURCHYARD. EDINBURGH.

DICK, Thomas : GREYFRIARS CHURCHYARD. EDINBURGH.

[London & Edinburgh : A. Fullarton & Co., 1853]. A pleasant antique print – visitors inspect the famous Edinburgh landmark. Engraved by Andrew Thom (fl.1845-1860) from an original study by the Edinburgh artist, Thomas Dick (fl.1828-1874). Originally produced for “Scotland Illustrated” (1845) and here in a slightly later impression.
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 107 x 132mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 5-1/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: HERIOT’S HOSPITAL, (AS SEEN FROM THE FOOT OF WEST BOW) EDINBURGH.

DICK, Thomas : HERIOT’S HOSPITAL, (AS SEEN FROM THE FOOT OF WEST BOW) EDINBURGH.

[London & Edinburgh : A. Fullarton & Co., 1853]. A most attractive antique print – a bustling view of the nineteenth-century Old Town – George Heriot’s School on the skyline. Drawn and engraved by the Edinburgh artist, Thomas Dick (fl.1828-1874). Originally produced for “Scotland Illustrated” (1845) and here in a slightly later impression.
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 149 x 176mm (approx. 5-7/8” x 7”). A few faint creases to lower margin, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£50

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ST. GILES CHURCH, EDINBURGH.

KEMP, George Meikle, 1795-1844 : ST. GILES CHURCH, EDINBURGH.

London & Edinburgh : A. Fullarton & Co., [1853]. A most attractive antique print – the cathedral and the adjacent buildings – bustle and business 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 175mm (approx. 5-3/4” x 6-7/8”). A few tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: AN ARBOUR IN REGENT MURRAY’S GARDEN, OR

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : AN ARBOUR IN REGENT MURRAY’S GARDEN, OR "Q. MARY’S BOWER". EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1830. A pleasant antique print of the garden of the Canongate house – engraved by Samuel Lacey (1786-1859) 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 108 x 151mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 6”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: BANK OF SCOTLAND, EDINBURGH.

[SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864] : BANK OF SCOTLAND, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1830]. A handsome antique print – the imposing Bank of Scotland building, completed in 1806, at the head of The Mound. Engraved by the Edinburgh engraver William Home Lizars (1788-1859) 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 103 x 149mm (approx. 4” x 5-7/8”). A few faint and tiny marks and specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: CANONGATE CHURCH, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : CANONGATE CHURCH, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1831]. An attractive antique print – an exterior view of the handsome old Canongate Kirk. Engraved by William Radclyffe (1783-1855) 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 105 x 145mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 5-5/8”). A few faint marks and tiny specks to outer blank margins, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE CANONGATE, EDINBURGH, LOOKING WEST.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE CANONGATE, EDINBURGH, LOOKING WEST.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. An engaging antique print – the Canongate bust;es with activity in the 1820s. 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 161m (approx. 4-1/2” x 6-3/8”). A few tiny marks and specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: [EDINBURGH] HIGH SCHOOL, WYND.

[SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864] : [EDINBURGH] HIGH SCHOOL, WYND.

[London : Jones & Co., 1831]. A pleasant small antique print – the steepling houses of the Old Town in High School Wynd off Cowgate. Engraved by William Watkins (1807-1891) 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. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 102 x 69mm (approx. 4” x 2-3/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: [EDINBURGH] SOUTH BRIDGE, FROM THE COWGATE.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : [EDINBURGH] SOUTH BRIDGE, FROM THE COWGATE.

[London : Jones & Co., 1831]. An attractive small antique print of the South Bridge from below in Cowgate. Engraved by William Watkins (1807-1891) 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. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 102 x 69mm (approx. 4” x 2-3/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

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ANTIQUE PRINT: [EDINBURGH] THE CANONGATE TOLBOOTH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : [EDINBURGH] THE CANONGATE TOLBOOTH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1830]. A charming antique print of the Canongate – engraved by Thomas Barber (fl.1818-1840) from an original study by Thomas Hosmer Shepherd. Originally produced for the part-work series “Modern Athens! Displayed in a Series of Views: or, Edinburgh in the Nineteenth Century” (London : 1829-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 106 x 68mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 2-3/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: GILLESPIE’S HOSPITAL, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : GILLESPIE’S HOSPITAL, EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1830. A pleasant print of the gothic exterior of the charitable foundation at Bruntsfield, funded by a bequest from the snuff and tobacco merchant James Gillespie. Engraved by Archelaus Cruse (1806-1861) 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 104 x 153mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 6”). A few faint marks and tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: [GREYFRIARS CHURCH] GREY FRIARS’ CHURCH. EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : [GREYFRIARS CHURCH] GREY FRIARS’ CHURCH. EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1831]. An attractive antique print of the Edinburgh landmark – visitors tour the churchyard. Engraved by Thomas Barber (fl.1818-1840) 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. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 105 x 146mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 5-3/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: HERIOT’S HOSPITAL, FROM THE CASTLE HILL, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : HERIOT’S HOSPITAL, FROM THE CASTLE HILL, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1830]. A handsome antique print of the famous old school. Engraved by William Watkins (1807-1891) 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 104 x 153mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 6”). A few tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: INTERIOR OF THE ADVOCATE’S LIBRARY. EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : INTERIOR OF THE ADVOCATE’S LIBRARY. EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1831]. A most attractive antique print of the splendid pillared and domed interior of the famous old Advocates’ Library. Engraved by William Watkins (1807-1891) 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 128 x 156mm (approx. 5-1/8” x 6-1/8”). A few tiny marks and specks to outer blank margins, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE INTERIOR QUADRANGLE OF THE CASTLE, EDINBURGH. SHEWING THE DOOR LEADING TO THE APARTMENT WHERE Q. MARY WAS CONFINED. ALSO THE ROOM WHERE THE REGALIA WAS DISCOVERED, &C.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE INTERIOR QUADRANGLE OF THE CASTLE, EDINBURGH. SHEWING THE DOOR LEADING TO THE APARTMENT WHERE Q. MARY WAS CONFINED. ALSO THE ROOM WHERE THE REGALIA WAS DISCOVERED, &C.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. A pleasant antique print – the castle courtyard – soldiers at attention. Engraved by John James Hinchliff (1805-1875) 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. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 116 x 157mm (approx. 4-5/8” x 6-1/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE INTERIOR QUADRANGLE OF THE CASTLE, EDINBURGH. SHEWING THE DOOR LEADING TO THE APARTMENT WHERE Q. MARY WAS CONFINED, ALSO THE ROOM WHERE THE REGALIA WAS DISCOVERED, &C.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE INTERIOR QUADRANGLE OF THE CASTLE, EDINBURGH. SHEWING THE DOOR LEADING TO THE APARTMENT WHERE Q. MARY WAS CONFINED, ALSO THE ROOM WHERE THE REGALIA WAS DISCOVERED, &C.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. An attractive antique print – soldiers on guard in the courtyard. Engraved by John James Hinchliff (1805-1875) 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 116 x 157mm (approx. 4-5/8” x 6-1/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE LEVEE ROOM IN REGENT MURRAY’S HOUSE, AS SEEN FROM THE GARDEN. WITH THE REMARKABLE THORN PLANTED BY QUEEN MARY.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE LEVEE ROOM IN REGENT MURRAY’S HOUSE, AS SEEN FROM THE GARDEN. WITH THE REMARKABLE THORN PLANTED BY QUEEN MARY.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. A pleasant antique print of the garden of the Canongate house – the garden where the Act of Union was signed. Engraved by James Baylis Allen (1803-1876) 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 115 x 157mm (approx. 4-1/2” x 6-1/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: METHODIST CHAPEL, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : METHODIST CHAPEL, EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1830. A pleasant antique print – a view of Nicolson Square and the Methodist Chapel. Engraved by Samuel Lacey (1786-1859) 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 148mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 5-7/8”). A couple of tiny marks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: NEW COUNTY HALL, AND ADVOCATE’S LIBRARY, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : NEW COUNTY HALL, AND ADVOCATE’S LIBRARY, EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1830. A very pleasant antique print – engraved by the Edinburgh engraver William Home Lizars (1788-1859) 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. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 113 x 157mm (approx. 4-1/2” x 6-1/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: NEW MERCHANT MAIDEN HOSPITAL, LAURISTON LANE, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : NEW MERCHANT MAIDEN HOSPITAL, LAURISTON LANE, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. A pleasant antique print – a view of the old school – the girls in the grounds. Engraved by Josiah Henshall (1801?-1869) 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 110 x 148m (approx. 4-3/8” x 5-7/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: NEW TRON STEEPLE, HIGH STREET, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : NEW TRON STEEPLE, HIGH STREET, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1830]. A charming small antique print – the seventeenth-century church with its new octagonal stone spire, erected to replace the wooden spire lost to the fire in 1824. Engraved by Thomas Barber (fl.1818-1840) 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 114 x 69mm (approx. 4-1/2” x 2-3/4”). A few tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE PARLIAMENT HOUSE, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE PARLIAMENT HOUSE, EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. An elegant antique print of Parliament House and Parliament Square on the Royal Mile. Engraved by William Watkins (1807-1891) 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 154mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 6-1/8”). A few tiny marks and specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

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ANTIQUE PRINT: PART OF THE OLD TOWN, FROM PRINCES STREET, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : PART OF THE OLD TOWN, FROM PRINCES STREET, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. A handsome antique print – a prospect of the Old Town from the north, before the building of the railway. Engraved by Samuel Lacey (1786-1859) 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 107 x 167mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 6-5/8”). A few faint and tiny marks and specks to blank margins, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: PART OF THE OLD TOWN, EDINBURGH, CONTINUED.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : PART OF THE OLD TOWN, EDINBURGH, CONTINUED.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. A handsome antique print – a prospect of the Old Town from the north, before the building of the railway – St. Giles prominent on the skyline. Engraved by Samuel Lacey (1786-1859) 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 110 x 167mm (approx. 4-3/8” x 6-5/8”). A few faint and tiny marks and specks to blank margins; some minor creasing to lower corner, not affecting the image, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: REGENT MURRAY’S HOUSE, IN THE CANONGATE. EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : REGENT MURRAY’S HOUSE, IN THE CANONGATE. EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. A pleasant antique print of the Canongate – engraved by James Baylis Allen (1803-1876) 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. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 111 x 156mm (approx. 4-3/8” x 6-1/8”). A few tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ROYAL EXCHANGE, HIGH STREET. EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : ROYAL EXCHANGE, HIGH STREET. EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. A charming antique print – engraved by WilliamWatkins (fl.1828-1881) 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. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 115 x 150mm (approx. 4-1/2” x 5-7/8”). One tiny mark in lower margin, otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ST. GILE’S [SIC] CHURCH, COUNTY HALL, AND LAWN MARKET, HIGH ST. EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : ST. GILE’S [SIC] CHURCH, COUNTY HALL, AND LAWN MARKET, HIGH ST. EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. A handsome antique print – market-day in the Old Town. 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 115 x 161m (approx. 4-1/2” x 6-3/8”). A few tiny marks and specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ST. GILES’ CHURCH, LOOKING WEST, EDINBURGH.

[SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864] : ST. GILES’ CHURCH, LOOKING WEST, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. A pleasant antique print – engraved by the Edinburgh engraver William Home Lizars (1788-1859) 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 150mm (approx. 4-3/8” x 5-7/8”). A few faint and tiny marks and specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ST. MARY’S WYND, FROM THE PLEASANCE. EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : ST. MARY’S WYND, FROM THE PLEASANCE. EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. A lively antique print – bustling St. Mary’s Wynd, once the main entrance into the city from the south, but demolished and replaced by the wider St. Mary’s Street in the 1860s. Engraved by James Baylis Allen (1803-1876) 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 154mm (approx. 4-3/8” x 6”). A few faint and tiny marks and 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: A SUMMER-HOUSE IN REGENT MURRAY’S GARDEN, WHERE THE UNION OF THE TWO KINGDOMS WAS SIGNED.

[SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864] : A SUMMER-HOUSE IN REGENT MURRAY’S GARDEN, WHERE THE UNION OF THE TWO KINGDOMS WAS SIGNED.

[London : Jones & Co., 1830]. A charming antique print of the garden of the Canongate house. Engraved by Samuel Lacey (1786-1859) 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 150mm (approx. 4-1/2” x 5-7/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: SURGEONS’ SQUARE, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : SURGEONS’ SQUARE, EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1830. An attractive antique print – Surgeons’ Square in the Old Town. Engraved by Thomas Barber (fl.1818-1840) 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 106 x 154mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 6-1/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: TRADES’ MAIDEN HOSPITAL, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : TRADES’ MAIDEN HOSPITAL, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1830]. An attractive antique print of the exterior of the venerable school founded in 1704 for the daughters and grand-daughters of decayed craftsmen – here in its original home between Horse Wynd and Argyle Square. Engraved by Archelaus Cruse (1806-1861) 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 106 x 154mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 6”). A few faint marks and tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: TRINITY COLLEGE CHURCH, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : TRINITY COLLEGE CHURCH, EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1830]. A pleasant small antique print – the old church in Low Calton – “the finest piece of old architecture in Edinburgh” – removed in the expansion of Waverley Station. Engraved by William Watkins (1807-1891) 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 108 x 69mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 2-3/4”). A few tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE UNIVERSITY, SOUTH BRIDGE STREET, EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE UNIVERSITY, SOUTH BRIDGE STREET, EDINBURGH.

London : Jones & Co., 1829. A pleasant antique print – Old College – the Robert Adam building in its pre-dome days. Engraved by the Edinburgh engraver William Home Lizars (1788-1859) 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 110 x 154mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 6”). A few faint and tiny marks and specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE WEST BOW, FROM THE LAWN MARKET. EDINBURGH.

SHEPHERD, Thomas Hosmer, 1793-1864 : THE WEST BOW, FROM THE LAWN MARKET. EDINBURGH.

[London : Jones & Co., 1829]. A handsome antique print – the steep heart of the Old Town, before the erection of Victoria Street. Engraved by James Baylis Allen (1803-1876) 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 114 x 152mm (approx. 4-1/2” x 6”). A few faint and tiny marks and 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: 4. – ST. GILES’S CHURCH AND HIGH STREET [EDINBURGH].

SMITH [later ORRINSMITH], Harvey Orrin, 1828-1904 : 4. – ST. GILES’S CHURCH AND HIGH STREET [EDINBURGH].

[London : Charles Knight, 1848]. A pleasant oval vignette – Edinburgh in the nineteenth century. Engraved by William James Linton (1812-1898) from an original study by Harvey Orrin Smith, later Orrinsmith. Originally produced for the part-work publication “The Land We Live In” (1847-1851).
Wood engraving on paper. Engraved surface 210 x 142mm (approx. 8-1/4” x 5-5/8”). A few tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ST. GILES’ CHURCH. FROM THE N. WEST : ALTERED 1827.

WILSON, Sir Daniel, 1816-1892 : ST. GILES’ CHURCH. FROM THE N. WEST : ALTERED 1827.

[Edinburgh : Hugh Paton, 1848]. A handsome antique print – St. Giles’ Cathedral with its crown spire. Engraved by Thomas Steuart from a study by Sir Daniel Wilson. Originally produced for Wilson’s “Memorials of Edinburgh in the Olden Time” (Edinburgh : 1848).
Etching and line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 198 x 126mm (approx. 7-3/4” x 5”). A few very faint marks to blank margins, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£50

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