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ANTIQUE PRINTS OF TUNBRIDGE WELLS

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ANTIQUE MAP: PLAN OF TUNBRIDGE WELLS.

BACON & CO., G.W. (George Washington), 1830-1922 – publisher : PLAN OF TUNBRIDGE WELLS.

[London : G. W. Bacon & Co., 1889]. An attractive town plan of late Victorian Tunbridge Wells. Produced on a generous scale of some five-and-three-quarter inches to the mile, the coverage extends from Rusthall Common and Lower Green across to Auckland Road, Prospect Hill and North Street, with Montacute Road and the station to the south, and The Lew and Newcomen Road to the north. Originally produced for the 1889 edition of Bacon’s “New Large Scale Atlas of the British Isles”.
Lithograph on paper, with original colour. Printed surface 209 x 315mm (approx. 8-1/4” x 12-1/2”). Trimmed a little tight at foot, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique map.

£50

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ANTIQUE PRINT: THE NEW CHURCH AT TUNBRIDGE WELLS. KENT.

BARTLETT, William Henry, 1809-1854 : THE NEW CHURCH AT TUNBRIDGE WELLS. KENT.

[London : George Virtue, 1831]. An antique print of the elegant new church – the gothic pile of Holy Trinity designed by Decimus Burton. Engraved by Benjamin Winkles (1805-1856) from a drawing by the well-known William Henry Bartlett. Originally produced for the “England’s Topographer” series of Kent views (London : 1828-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 102 x 149mm (approx. 4” x 5-7/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: PENSHURST CASTLE.

[LYDON, Frank (Alexander Francis), 1836-1917] : PENSHURST CASTLE.

[London : 1880]. A handsome antique print – Penshurst Castle from the lawns. A technically highly accomplished production, colour printed in eight or more overlays from separate wooden blocks by Benjamin Fawcett (1808-1893) from original draughts (drawn on the wood) by Frank Lydon. Originally produced for the Francis Orpen Morris part-work “County Seats of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland” (1864-1880).
Multiple wood block engraving in colours (chromoxylograph). Engraved surface 132 x 186mm (approx. 5-1/4” x 7-1/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: EXTERIOR BAYHAM ABBEY.

NEWMAN, John & CO. : EXTERIOR BAYHAM ABBEY.

London : Newman & Co., [ca.1850]. A pleasant antique print – a mid nineteenth century oval vignette of the ruins alongside the Georgian house – a view from the water.
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 85 x 105mm (approx. 3-3/8” x 4-1/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: INTERIOR BAYHAM ABBEY.

NEWMAN, John & CO. : INTERIOR BAYHAM ABBEY.

London : Newman & Co., [ca.1850]. A pleasant antique print – a mid nineteenth century oval vignette of the ruins of the mediaeval abbey.
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 86 x 94mm (approx. 3-3/8” x 3-3/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: TUNBRIDGE-WELLS.

NIXON, John Colley, -1818 : TUNBRIDGE-WELLS.

London : J. Walker, 1799. A handsome antique print – a view across fields to late eighteenth-century Tunbridge Wells. Engraved by John Walker (fl.1784-1802) from an original drawing by the City merchant, amateur artist and secretary of the Beefsteak Club, John Colley Nixon. Originally produced for Walker’s “The Copper-Plate Magazine, or Monthly Cabinet of Picturesque Prints” (London : 1792-1802).
Copper line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 123 x 165mm (approx. 4-7/8” x 6-1/2”). Faint diagonal crease, just touching one corner; a few faint marks to outer blank margins, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£40

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ANTIQUE PRINT: FINCHCOCKS IN GOUDHURST, KENT. THE SEAT OF RICHARD SPRINGETT ESQ.R.

SALMON, John Francis, 1808-1886 : FINCHCOCKS IN GOUDHURST, KENT. THE SEAT OF RICHARD SPRINGETT ESQ.R.

[London : George Virtue, 1830]. A handsome antique print – the fine Georgian manor that now houses the Musical Museum and Performance Centre. Engraved by John Rogers (1800?-1882) from an original study by the landscape-painter John Francis Salmon. Originally produced for the “England’s Topographer” series of Kent views (1828-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 111 x 147mm (approx. 4-3/8” x 5-3/4”). A few tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

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ANTIQUE PRINT: [GOUDHURST : BEDGEBURY PARK] BEDGBURY, KENT. THE SEAT OF FRANCIS LAW ESQ.R.

SALMON, John Francis, 1808-1886 : [GOUDHURST : BEDGEBURY PARK] BEDGBURY, KENT. THE SEAT OF FRANCIS LAW ESQ.R.

London : George Virtue, 1830. A pleasant antique print – the old manor house from the water. Engraved by John Rogers (1800?-1882) from an original study by the landscape-painter John Francis Salmon. Originally produced for the “England’s Topographer” series of Kent views (London : 1828-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 110 x 148mm (approx. 4-3/8” x 5-3/4”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: PENSHURST. KENT.

SHEPHERD, George Sidney, 1784-1862 : PENSHURST. KENT.

[London : George Virtue, 1829]. A charming antique print – a view down the hill into the village. Engraved by Henry Adlard (1799-1893) from a drawing by the landscape painter George Sidney Shepherd. Originally produced for the “England’s Topographer” series of Kent views (London : 1828-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 108 x 153mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 6”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: ROCKS AT TUNBRIDGE WELLS. KENT.

SHEPHERD, George Sidney, 1784-1862 : ROCKS AT TUNBRIDGE WELLS. KENT.

[London : George Virtue, 1828]. A charming antique print – houses perched on the distinctive rock formations. Engraved by John A. Rolph (1799-1862) from a drawing by the landscape painter George Sidney Shepherd. Originally produced for the “England’s Topographer” series of Kent views (London : 1828-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 100 x 148mm (approx. 4” x 5-7/8”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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ANTIQUE PRINT: SINGULAR ROCKS ON RUSTALL COMMON, NEAR TUNBRIDGE WELLS. KENT.

SHEPHERD, George Sidney, 1784-1862 : SINGULAR ROCKS ON RUSTALL COMMON, NEAR TUNBRIDGE WELLS. KENT.

[London : George Virtue, 1830]. A charming antique print engraved by the dependable Henry Adlard (1799-1893) from a drawing by the landscape painter George Sidney Shepherd. Originally produced for the “England’s Topographer” series of Kent views (1828-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Later hand colour. Engraved surface 104 x 145mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 5-3/4”). A few tiny specks to blank margins, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£30

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ANTIQUE PRINT: SINGULAR ROCKS ON RUSTALL COMMON, NEAR TUNBRIDGE WELLS. KENT.

SHEPHERD, George Sidney, 1784-1862 : SINGULAR ROCKS ON RUSTALL COMMON, NEAR TUNBRIDGE WELLS. KENT.

[London : George Virtue, 1831]. A charming antique print engraved by the dependable Henry Adlard (1799-1893) from a drawing by the landscape painter George Sidney Shepherd. Originally produced for the “England’s Topographer” series of Kent views (London : 1828-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 104 x 145mm (approx. 4-1/8” x 5-3/4”). A few tiny specks, but overall in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£20

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ANTIQUE PRINT: TUNBRIDGE WELLS.

SHEPHERD, George Sidney, 1784-1862 : TUNBRIDGE WELLS.

London : George Virtue, 1828. A charming antique print – a view to the town from the walks – engraved by the dependable Henry Adlard (1799-1893) from a drawing by the landscape-painter George Sidney Shepherd. Originally produced for the “England’s Topographer” series of Kent views (London : 1828-1831).
Steel line engraving on paper. Engraved surface 109 x 152mm (approx. 4-1/4” x 6”). A few tiny specks to blank margins, but otherwise in very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

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ANTIQUE PRINT: PENSHURST.

THORNE, James, 1815-1881 : PENSHURST.

[London : William S. Orr & Co., 1856]. A pleasant antique print – an oval vignette view of Penshurst Castle from the gardens. Engraved by Thomas Williams (fl.1828-1862) from an original study by James Thorne. Originally produced for the part-work publication “The Land We Live In” (London : 1847-1851) – and here in a slightly later impression.
Wood engraving on paper. Engraved surface 139 x 190mm (approx. 5-3/8” x 7-1/2”). In very good and clean state. A guaranteed genuine antique print.

£25

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