Okeover Hall, the Seat of Rowland Okeover

A very scarce original antique engraved print illustrating a view of Okeover Hall in Staffordshire (close to the border of Derbyshire), the Seat of Rowland Okeover. Published in 1686 for Robert Plot. Drawn and engraved by Michael Burghers, titled and with coat of arms above. Illustration size 24 x 32cm (with centre fold, as issued). Very good condition. A fine example from a very rare series of prints published for the antiquarian volume 'The History of Staffordshire'. 

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

£160.00