Guy's Hospital, Southwark: an aerial view. Engraving by B. Cole, 1756, after R. West, 1738.
- West, Robert, active 1736-39.
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This print shows the second stage of building at Guy's, with projecting wings added to the original block, and the statue of Thomas Guy in front of the entrance
1 print : engraving ; image 19.7 x 35.8 cm
Later state, in which Cole's name at the bottom left was burnished off.
B. Adams, London illustrated, London, 1983, number 38/82 [p.101]
Wellcome Library no. 38930i
This print is from the same plate as Wellcome Library no. 38929i, but with the earlier credit lettering burnished out. Adams mentions that the railings and lamps had been added by Cole