An antique miniature hand coloured aquatint engraved print of Belmont in Hertforshire from John Hassell's Picturesque Rides and Walks, with excursions by Water, thirty miles round the British Metropolis, Illustrated in a series of engravings. Published 1817-1818. This single Drawn and Engraved by J Hassell. Titled and dated 1817. A beautiful miniature series with fine original hand colouring. Image size approx 9 x 6 cm plus plate mark and good margins. Excellent condition. Scarce.
John Hassell (c.1767-1825) lived in London, he was an aquatint engraver of small topographical views and bookplates, he was also a watercolour landscape painter and author of many books on watercolour paintings and drawings.