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Southwest View of Newport Print
Matted print from an engraving of Newport from the Harbor, packaged in acetate sleeve with backer board. Available in two sizes, label on back of print.
A 1795 print from a steel engraving of the coastline of Newport Harbor viewed from the Southwest, hand colored by artist Samuel King and engraver L. Allen. Small merchant ships are visible in the harbor, and a dense commercial and residential waterfront with fields and windmills in the distance. Within the bustling town, several landmarks are visible including Trinity Church, Colony House, and the Brick Market.