William Daniell - aquatints of Wigtonshire

William Daniell - aquatints of Wigtonshire

Code: LB12588B


William Daniell (1769 - 1837)
Wigtonshire, a set of 4 comprising: Port Patrick; Wigton; The Mull of Galloway; Dunsky Castle
hand coloured aquatint
published by Longman & Daniell, 1816
22.5cm x 30cm (the plate)
26.5cm x 34.5cm (the largest frame, the others slightly smaller)

framed and glazed in near uniform black and gilt frames

The complete set of the Wigtonshire plates from Daniell’s A Voyage Round Great Britain, published in parts 1814-1825. Daniell’s aquatint engravings of Scotland are widely acknowledged as some of the finest ever produced.