This print shows South elevation of Eddystone Lighthouse in 1759, showing the prospect of the nearest land, as it appears from the rocks in a clear calm day.
The image is taken from the book entitled 'A Narrative Of The Building And A Description Of The Construction Of The Edystone [Eddystone] Lighthouse with Stone' by John Smeaton, Civil Engineer, F.R.S. Published London, 1791. This image is showcased in our Port of Plymouth Gallery at The Box.
Image Reference Number - 1915.228.5
This is one of a number of images from The Box, Plymouth collection.
The images range from oils, photographs, watercolours, and pottery and are printed to order on 250gsm Image Impact paper with delivery direct to your door.
Please note that the original artworks vary in size and will not be cropped or distorted and as such the image may have a border.