The East View of Buckland Priory, In The County Of Devon
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An attractive east view of Buckland Priory, once home to Sir Francis Drake. The Buck brothers, Samuel and Nathaniel, are best known for their large format panoramas of major British cities published earlier in the eighteenth century. This fine engraving was published in the smaller format 'Antiquities, or venerable remains of above four hundred castles, monasteries, palaces etc. in England and Wales', published in London between 1726 and 1752.
mapmaker: S. & N. Buck
place and date of publication: London 1734 -
medium and colour: copperplate, Uncolouredref: 44165
size in mm: 190 by 360mm (7.5 by 14.25 inches).
Price: £ 100
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