'THE PEAK CAVERN, Derbyshire. View from the Interior of the Great Arch.' by E. Dayes / J. Roffe c.1805 ('Beauties of England & Wales')

'THE PEAK CAVERN, Derbyshire. View from the Interior of the Great Arch.' by E. Dayes / J. Roffe c.1805 ('Beauties of England & Wales')
SKU: derb/peac/boew/001

An interesting and attractive early 19th century view from the Peak Cavern (or 'Devil's Arse'), near Castleton, Derbyshire which was drawn and engraved by E. Dayes and J. Roffe, respectively, and published in John Britton and Edward Brayley's The Beauties of England and Wales (London: Vernor and Hood, 1801-1815).

  • This is an original copperplate engraving with fine later hand colour.
  • Printed area is approximately 15.1cms by 11.8cms (including title but not imprint).
  • 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.
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  • Guaranteed to be approximately 200 years old.