County Monaghan (play /ˈmɒnəhən/; Irish: Contae Mhuineacháin) is a
county in Ireland. It is part of the Border Region and is also
located in the province of Ulster.
Engraved normally by GODFREY, Hooper or Sparrow... Antique copper
line engraved print for Francis GROSE
(c.1731 . .1791) for The Antiquities of Ireland (2 vols., 1st in
1791 . . some are from the 1809 large paper edition),This series
was unfinished as he died whilst part way through the province.
Image 26 x22 cm £15 untinted unmounted full page scarce . . x 2
Dawson Grove the Seat of the Rt Hon Lord Dartrey in the County of
Antique copperplate engraving after Paul Sandby, from ‘A
Collection of One Hundred and Fifty SELECT VIEWS in England,
Scotland and Ireland’, published by John Boydell in 1781. but
drawn around 1778 .Printed for G. Kearsly, Fleet Street, London .
Image size 165 x 204mm. £40 unmounted inc delivery
published in Francis Orpen Morris's, A Series of Picturesque Views
of Seats of the Noblemen & Gentlemen of Great Britain and
Ireland Mounted..., in 1884. The plates were drawn by Alexander
Francis Lydon (1836-1917) and printed from colored woodblocks by
the Baxter process using eight or more overlays from separate
wooden blocksby Benjamin Fawcett (1808-1893) of Driffield,
Yorkshire unmounted £15 x 3