'ENTRANCE TO SHIELDS HARBOUR.' by G. Balmer / W. Finden c.1842

'ENTRANCE TO SHIELDS HARBOUR.' by G. Balmer / W. Finden c.1842
SKU: durm/shie/find/001

A very attractive and finely executed 19th century view of the entrance to Shields Harbour, Tyne & Wear (formerly Durham / Northumberland) which was drawn and engraved by G. Balmer and W. Finden, respectively, and published in [William Finden's] The Ports, Harbours, Watering-Places and Coast Scenery of Great Britain (London: George Virtue , 1836-1842).

  • This is an original steel engraving with fine later hand colour.
  • Printed area is approximately 17.7cms by 13.7cms (including title).
  • The engraving is in very good condition with decent margins. Click on image for a better view.
  • The item comes displayed in a ready to frame acid free mount.
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  • Guaranteed to be over 170 years old.