Portland Castle

Original antique photo lithograph illustrating Portland Castle in Dorset. Produced in 1857 by John Pouncy for the Dorchester Photographic Institution. Together with a separate page of descriptive text. Illustration size approx 20x28cm. Excellent condition. Rare.

John Pouncy (1818-1894). A pioneer in the development of photography. This photo-lithograph print is from an extremely scarce collection of views in Dorset published by the Dorchester Photographic Institution in 1857, the first publication in England to use this process created by John Pouncy.

Publish Year: 1857

County: Dorsetshire

Illustrator: J Pouncy