A View of Margate Pier and the Two Sisters

Method Etching and aquatint
Artist Simon Watts and Francis Jukes
Published Publish'd Augt. 12 1785 by S.Watts, No 50 Strand.
Dimensions Image 150 x 232 mm, Sheet 175 x 256 mm
Notes A companion print to Watts and Jukes' A View of Brighthelmstone (See 35373)

Francis Jukes (1745 - 1812) was a British engraver and watercolourist. Jukes was a very early specialist in aquatint, a skill which he learnt from Paul Sandby.

Simon Watts (1767 - 1787) was a British printmaker and publisher.

Condition: Trimmed within platemark, manuscript repair to top left corner of image and sheet, light stain to top centre of image.
Framing unmounted
Price £150.00
Stock ID 35374