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(Maps and Charts, Britain, Buck, Samuel and Buck, Nathanael)

Auction:
2526B
Lot:
655
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2526B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 14, 2010 11:00AM

Description:

(Maps and Charts, Britain, Buck, Samuel and Buck, Nathanael), Group of nine double-page panoramic city views, taken from Antiquities; or Venerable Remains of Above Four Hundred Castles, Monasteries..., London, c. 1774, comprising The North West Prospect of the City of Wells, The North-West Prospect of Sheerness, in the County of Kent, The East Prospect of Burton Upon Trent in the County of Stafford, The South West Prospect of Guildford, in the County of Surry, The South Prospect of Reading, in the County of Berks, The North-West Prospect of Greenwich, in the County of Kent, The South West Prospect of Shrewsbury, The South West Prospect of the City of Exeter, The South Prospect of Leicester, contemporary hand-coloring, all matted and framed, eight 810 x 315, one 780 x 300 mm, (integral central fold, minor toning, not examined out of frame).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

The North-West Prospect of Greenwich, in the County of Kent: size=780 x 300 mm. Has two folds each flanking the center fold from binding, and in giltwood frame with leaftip border.
all others in conforming giltwood frame.

Keywords

Kent, Charts, Britain, Buck, Samuel , London, Burton Upon Trent, Stafford, Surry, Berks, Reading, Exeter, Leicester

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