Joseph Swan, d1872
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Beautifully framed and double-matted colored engraving by listed Scottish artist Joseph Swan. Engraving size 5.5" X 3.5"; framed 13.5" X 12".
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Joseph Swan ? - 1872. A landscape engraver and publisher who focused on Scottish publications. He did much work after J. Fleming, in particular J.M. Leighton's Select Views of Glasgow and its Environs (1828), Strath-clutha; or Beauties of the Clyde (1839), Views of the River Clyde (1830), History of the County of Fife (1840), Professor Wilson's Views of the Lakes of Scotland (1836), and two books after Charles Mackie Historical Description of Paisley (1835), and Historical Description of the Town of Dundee (1836). Work of his also appeared in Hooker's Perthshire Illustrated (1843), and Browne's History of the Highlands (c1845), and various maps included in the Glasgow Post Office Directories between 1848-58.