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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: [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 (fl.1828-1848) 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 (fl.1828-1848) 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] 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: [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: 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: 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.

£30

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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: 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: 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 (fl.1828-1848) 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: 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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