Thomas Bowles after Canaletto
St. James's, Horse Guards Parade. A View of the Parade of St. James's Park, The New Buildings for the Horse Guards, The Admiralty with His Majesty going to the House of Lords &c
16 x 10 inches
A copper plate engraving by Thomas Bowles after the painting by the Italian artist Canaletto; published in London by Robert Sayer of Fleet Street in 1753.
This evocative scene of Georgian London shows the beau monde gathering in Horse Guards Parade to watch King George II travelling by coach on his way to Westminster.