'BEESTON CASTLE, CHESHIRE. PLATE I.' by F. Grose / Pouncey. c.1772 - 1787
A charming and attractive late 18th century view of Beeston Castle, Cheshire which was drawn by Francis Grose, engraved by Pouncey and published -- within a page of descriptive text -- in [Francis Grose's] The Antiquities of England & Wales (London: S. Hooper, 1772-1787).
- This is an original copperplate engraving (with letterpress which continues onto the reverse) + later hand colour.
- Printed area is approximately 15.8cms by 22.5cms (including text).
- The engraving is in very good condition with decent margins. Click on image for a better view.
- The item comes displayed in a ready to frame acid free mount (window mounted on both sides).
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- Guaranteed to be over 200 years old.