Hollar’s The Prospect of London and Westminster taken from Lambeth (2 versions)

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Consists of two versions of Hollar’s long view from Lambeth, each on four sheets.  Version 1 is from the copy, possibly unique, held in the British Museum, Department of Prints and Drawings, showing London before the Great Fire of 1666.  Version 2 shows the City skyline reworked to update it for publication in about the year 1707.

See also “Some Notes on Hollar’s Prospect . . .” by Peter Jackson, L.T.R. XXVI, LTS 134

Publication no: 138
Format: sheets in folder
Pages: 8
Publication date: 1988
Size: 32.5 × 322.4 × 31.5 cm
Weight: 213g