|Artist||Antoine Benoist of Thomas Smith of Derby|
|Published||Publish'd pursuant to an Act of Parliment Augt. 1756, by Tho. Smith|
|Dimensions||Image 350 x 517 mm, Plate 390 x 545 mm, Sheet 473 x 604 mm|
A large and uncommon view of the River Avon with men standing on the banks in the fore ground, ship in the river, a group of buildings in the background and smoke emanating from the shore on the right.
Antoine Benoist (c. 1721-1770) was a French drawing master and engraver born in Soissons but worked in London for his entire career.
Thomas Smith of Derby (1720-1767) was a British painter and draughtsman and the father of J.R, Smith.