Caverswall Castle

A very scarce original engraved print illustrating a view of Caverswall Castle in Staffordshire, published in 1686 for Robert Plot. Drawn and engraved by M. Burghers, titled and with coat of arms above. Illustration size 26 x 30cm (with centre fold, as were always issued) This print is in very good condition but has a slight 2mm hole 5cm from the centre of the print.

Michael Burghers (c. 1653-1727) was a Dutch line engraver born in Amsterdam and lived in Oxford, England from 1673. He was commissioned by the aristocracy to create estate plans, illustrations of country houses and maps.

Publish Year: 1686
County: Staffordshire
Illustrator: M Burghers