This PavementWas found at West-Dean near Salisbury in March 1741, is compos'd of Black & White Stones halftg an Inch Each; & is now to be seen intire.
Engraving with large margins, scarce, platemark 190 x 130mm (7½ x 5"). Creased.
Example of the interest in English history in the eighteenth century, typified by the activities of the Society of Antiquaries, which saw many examples of early pavements, mosaic fragments and other ruins dissimentated through prints.
[Ref: 31855] £190.00