London England 1751 city view Royal Exchange Vue d'optique print active sceneBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
A View of the Royal Exchange London.
Vue de la Bourse Royal a Londres.
(London City view / Royal Exchange).
Issued c. 1761, London. Engraved by Moithey.
Nice mid-18th century copper engraved urban view print. With old hand color.
Almost folk-art in appearance.
Depicts the London Royal Exchange with active and diverse street activity including many horse drawn carriages.
Image displays typical signs of handling and time (given these views were intended to be handled, this is normal), but still displays a fine patina and visual appeal. The video captures the appearance and any repairs done on the back.
Affixed long ago to thicker cardboard backing sheet, item must be shipped flat and will weight 2-3 pounds due to cardboard protection required.
Sheet measures c. 12 5/8"H x 18 3/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 8 7/8"H x 15 1/8"W.