A View from The East-End of The Brewery Chiswell Street
Mezzotint. Engraved by W. Ward after the painting by G. Garrard, painter of Horses to his Royal Highness The Prince of Wales. London.
Published Jan 1st 1792 by G. Garrard No. 43 Little Brittain & W. Ward, Warren Place, Kentish Town.
Image size: 21 3/4” x 16 7/8” plus margins.
Condition: Some repaired damage to top and a margin added. A few scratches and marks to printed surface but overall a fine impression.
This view is of the famous Whitbread Brewery in Islington. An evocative scene showing barrels being rolled, sacks unloaded, gossip exchanged and a reluctant horse coaxed into the shafts of its dray.