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    Sale 5955

    British Mezzotints & Printed Hankerchiefs, Part II, from the collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    25 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1317

    THE TRAVELLERS GUIDE THROUGH ENGLAND, SCOTLAND & PART OF IRELAND

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THE TRAVELLERS GUIDE THROUGH ENGLAND, SCOTLAND & PART OF IRELAND
    Circa 1770
    Giving the exact post stages between town & town, the principal inns and the county in which each Town stands with the DISTANCE of each PLACE from London, madder on cotton, with a central vignette of a farm at hay making time
    28in. (71cm.) x 26in. (66cm.)


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    Another example is held by the Museum of London, published in Printed Handkerchieves, Nos 14 and 15. A further example is illustrated in Le Royaume d'a Coté, Musée de l'Impression sur Etoffe, Mulhouse 1989, Catalogue No 15.

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