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Mornay, -.
A PICTURE OF ST PETERSBURGH, REPRESENTED IN A COLLECTION OF TWENTY INTERESTING VIEWS OF THE CITY, THE SLEDGES AND THE PEOPLE. LONDON: J.F. DOVE FOR EDWARD ORME, [1815]
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 18,000 GBP
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208
Mornay, -.
A PICTURE OF ST PETERSBURGH, REPRESENTED IN A COLLECTION OF TWENTY INTERESTING VIEWS OF THE CITY, THE SLEDGES AND THE PEOPLE. LONDON: J.F. DOVE FOR EDWARD ORME, [1815]
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 18,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Mornay, -.
A PICTURE OF ST PETERSBURGH, REPRESENTED IN A COLLECTION OF TWENTY INTERESTING VIEWS OF THE CITY, THE SLEDGES AND THE PEOPLE. LONDON: J.F. DOVE FOR EDWARD ORME, [1815]
folio (410 x 324mm.), additional engraved title-page, 20 hand-coloured aquatint plates by Clark and Dubourgh after Mornay, contemporary half green straight-grained morocco, publisher's label inside upper cover, binding rubbed, corners bumped
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Literature

Abbey Travel 226; Tooley 355

Catalogue Note

The vibrant plates include twelve views of St Petersburg at different times of the year and eight pictures of the carriages and sledges of the city.

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