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[SOLD] - One of the rarest and most impressive views of York ever produced.


[SOLD] Engraved by B. Cole after John Haynes. Two sheets as issued, joined down the centre, glazed and framed. Slight fade mark, but in very good condition. 490mm x 1280mm. Printed and sold by Richd' Caldwell, over against Warwick Lane, in Newgate Street, 1731. One of the very rarest and most impressive large views of York, and the only other copy we sold was over 30 years ago. This copy appeared in the Fairfax House 2012 Exhibition, Views of York. Not in the British Museum, but there is a copy in the Royal Collection.