POWELL, John.
Six Views on Clapham Common.

Published
London: J. Powell, 1825.
References
Abbey, Scenery 224; Bobins 703.
Plates
6 + title
Binding/Size
L=FOLIO
Value
$5,001-25,000
Ref
5011

Oblong folio, half green morocco and marbled paper over boards; lettered in gilt to spine, extremities rubbed, marbled endpapers; title cut and pasted to a prelim. 6 colour lithographed plates, plus landscape vignette (title). A lovely set of large plates finely coloured by hand. Unusual views of Clapham Common from every point of the compass.

Coloured plates in order:

1. Title.
2. View of the S.E. End of Clapham Common.
3. View from the Mount-Pond, on Clapham Common, looking N.E.
4. View from the Mount-Pond on Clapham Common, looking S.E.
5. View from the S.E. Corner of Clapham Common.
6. View from the Nine-Elms, on Clapham Common, looking S.W.
7. View of the N.E. End of Clapham Common.