A very scarce original engraved print illustrating a view of Elmhurst Hall in Staffordshire (Built by Sir Micheal Biddulph and demolished in 1806. A new Hall was built in 1808). This engraving published in 1686 for Robert Plot. Drawn and engraved by M. Burghers, titled and with coat of arms above. Illustration size 25 x 30cm (with centre fold, as issued). Very good condition.
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
Illustrator: M Burghers