The Abbey of Llan Egwerst or Vale Crucis, and Castle Dinas Bran.
Publish'd according to Act of Parliament by P. Sandby St. Georges Row, Sep.r 1st 1776.
Aquatint with etching, printed in brown. Proof before plate number. Sheet 240 x 315mm (9½ x 12½"). Trimmed to plate.
A view of Valle Crucis Abbey (Valley of the Cross), a Cistercian abbey in Denbighshire, built 1201 and dissolved 1537, plate V of Part II of Sandby's 'Views in Wales', the first series of aquatints published in Britain.
Abbey Scenery: 511.
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