Avington, the Seat of His Grace the Duke of Buckingham and Chandos
A fine original antique hand coloured aquatint from the Repository of Arts by R. Ackermann. This one illustrating Avington in Hampshire, the seat of The Duke of Buckingham, from the drawing by Hewettson. Published between 1809 - 1828. This one titled and dated 1825. Image size approx 11 x 18cm. Good margins. Very good condition. Rare.
Rudolph Ackermann (1764-1834) Born in Stolberg, Germany, he moved to London and in 1795 set up a print shop and drawing school in The Strand. He published many books with fine hand coloured aquatint plates and single plates illustrating caricatures, sporting, decoration and topographical views.
Publish Year: 1825
Illustrator: Rudolph Ackermann