After Robert Havell (Jr.)
Costa Scena or a cruise along the southern coast of Kent - a panorama from Greenwich to Calais. Hand-coloured aquatint on paper stamped 'J. Whatman', numbered and inscribed along the bottom edge. Rolled in a case of laquered paper on a wooden core, the paper printed in gold on a black background, depicting Britannia and Poseidon and inscribed 'Costa-Scena' and 'Georgious IIII'.
The dedication inscribed - 'Dedicated to His Most Gracious Majesty George IV, Costa Scena or a cruise along the southern coast of Kent, the drawing taken from nature by Robt. Havell Junr. London, published March 1823'.
7.6 x 555cm (3 x 218 1/2in).
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