Views of Berkeley Castle, taken on the spot, and drawn in stone...Dedicated, with Permission, to The Right Hon. Lord Seagrave. December 1840.
Large folio, original printed wrappers; title, list of subscribers, and 9 text leaves, printed one side only, numbered to 11; 10 lithographic plates. Covers frayed and soiled. Unbound.
A collection of ten large lithographic plates of Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire, nine exteriors and interiors, and a tenth a sketch of a silver chalice believed to have belonged to the Saxon Earl Godwin (d. 1053). The views show the building before remodelling in the last century. The advert is for two tinted lithographic views of the Castle also by Marklove.
Abbey, Scenery 409.
[Ref: 27460] £320.00