Auction 103, Lot 321

"Cheap Ward with its Divisions into Parishes according to a New Survey", Cole, Benjamin

Subject: London, England

Period: 1756 (published)

Publication: Maitland's History and Survey of London

Color: Black & White

18.8 x 14 inches
47.8 x 35.6 cm

These copperplate engravings were published in William Maitland's History and Survey of London, 1756. They are very detailed maps of the streets, lanes, alleys and courts in the ancient City of London. They are richly embellished with architectural profiles of major churches or important buildings, the arms of the mayor and aldermen, elaborate title cartouches and compass roses.

Large plan of Cheap Ward with views of Guildhall Chapel, Blacknell Hall, Grocer's Hall, and St. Mildred's church in the Poultry.


Condition: B

Light scattered foxing.

Estimate: $140 - $180


Closed on 6/11/2003