Stansted in the County of Sussex.
Rare engraving, platemark 130 x 165mm (5 x 6½"). Very large margins; unfolded state; Collector's stamp of Robert Johannes Meyer verso.
Stansted Park, on the South Downs, now in Hampshire, and long the home of the Earls of Bessborough. After a calamitous fire in 1900, it was rebuilt according to the 1688 house shown here. Plate from James Beverell's Les Delices de la Grande Bretagne et de L'Irlande. Formerly in the collection of Robert Johannes Meyer (1882-1976), Hamburg lawyer and print collector.
[Ref: 38540] £60.00