|Method||Copper engraved with hand colour|
|Artist||Neele, Samuel John|
|Published||London. Published as the Act directs May 21st. 1806. by J. Wilkes|
|Dimensions||180 x 240 mm|
A county map of Hertfordshire, 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 bottom edge of sheet, not affecting image.