Original antique photo lithograph illustrating Clyffe House, the Seat of Charles Porcher Esq, in Dorset. Produced in 1857 by John Pouncy and published by The Dorchester Photographic Institution. Together with a separate page of descriptive text. Illustration size approx 20x28cm. Very Good condition. Rare.
John Pouncy (1818-1894), a pioneer in the development of photography. This photo-lithograph is from a very scarce collection of views of Dorset published by The Dorchester Photographic Institution in 1857, the first publication in England to use this process created by Pouncy.