'FINCHALE PRIORY, IN THE BISHOPRICK OF DURHAM.' by F. Grose / S. Sparrow c.1778 - 1787

'FINCHALE PRIORY, IN THE BISHOPRICK OF DURHAM.' by F. Grose / S. Sparrow c.1778 - 1787
SKU: durh/finc/gros/001

A charming and attractive late 18th century view of Finchale Priory -- within a double sided page of descriptive text -- which was drawn by Francis Grose, engraved by S. Sparrow and published  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 15.5cms by 20.8cms and 15.4cms by 8.2cms for the front and back pages, respectively.
  • 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.