England & Wales

Method Steel engraved
Artist Archer, Joshua
Published Drawn and Engraved by J. Archer, Pentonville, London. [c. 1840]
Dimensions 240 x 185 mm
Notes A detailed county map of England and Wales, showing the railroads and canals, engraved for 'Dugdales England and Wales Delineated'.

Joshua Archer (fl. 1841 - 1861) was a draughtsman of Pentonville, London, and a prolific engraver of maps. He produced a series of maps for William Pinnock, a part series of Diocese maps for the British Magazine, some maps for Henry Fisher, and engraved a set for Thomas Dugdale's Curiosities of Great Britain. The Dugdale maps were engraved by Archer to replace those by Cole and Roper found in the early copies of Dugdale's historical and topographical gazetter-style work.

Condition: Horizontal fold as issued.
Framing mounted
Price £50.00
Stock ID 45473

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