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View of Foie, Cornwall

View of Foie, Cornwall

Engraver: Sarjent, FJ

Medium: Aquatint

Date: 1811

Shelfmark: K Top Vol. 9

Item number: 32.3c

Genre: Topographical Print

This coastal settlement takes its name from the River Fowey (pronounced 'foy'). It was once a considerable seaport, housing many naval stores and warships. The engraver, Francis James Sarjent, exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1802.

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