Duke of York.
Engraving, very large margins. 230 x 190mm, 9 x 7½". Faint spotting.
A design incorporating the arms of the Duke of York (Prince Frederick, Duke of York and Albany, son of George III), from an uncut example of Charles Catton's 'The English Peerage, or a View of the Ancient & Present State of the English Nobility'. Catton (1728-98), a founding member of the Royal Academy, specialised in ornament on coaches, especially heraldic designs, and was coach painter to George III.
[Ref: 26259] £95.00