The Royall Hospitall at Chelsey.To the Right Hon.ble Sr. Stephen Fox Kn.t Soley Employ'd by King Charles the Second to take care and build the Royal Hospital at Chelsea fro ye Superanuated and Indigent Officers & Soldiers towards which, he gave the Ground and a third part of his Office of paymaster to the Army which he then Enjoyed, and Carryed on the Work with Constant Payments.
Copper engraving. 888 x 553mm. 35 x 21¾". Three vertical and one horizontal folds, as normal. Staining along centre fold. Tear where folds meet in the centre.
The Royal Hospital Chelsea is a retirement home and nursing home for British soldiers.
[Ref: 18192] £690.00