Method Copper engraved with hand colour
Artist Neele, Samuel John
Published London Pubd. as the Act directs, June 2d. 1802. by J. Wilkes
Dimensions 235 x 188 mm
Notes A county map of Cumberland, coloured vividly by hand, from John Wilkes' Encyclopaedia Londinensis.

Samuel John Neele (1758 1824) headed a family of engravers and publishers mainly working from 352 Strand, London. He worked on numerous publications throughout his lifetime trading with his younger brother George as "S. & G. Neele" from 1813 to 1814, and with his son, James as "Neele and Son" from 1816 to 1824.

Condition: Overall time toning and foxing. Binding holes and tearing to left edge of sheet, not affecting image.
Framing mounted
Price £55.00
Stock ID 47588