Hand-Colored Engraved Map "County of Dumfries," 1777
|Medium on Ground||Hand-colored engraving on laid paper|
|Region||Dumfriesshire, County of Dumfries|
|Period||18th Century, Late 18th Century|
|Artist (Nationality, Lifespan)||Harry Ashby (English, 1744 – 1818)|
|Title||County of Dumfries|
|Map Type||Pictorial/Bird’s Eye Map|
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- abrasions and scratches to the frame; toning and discoloration to the mat; significant foxing and stains throughout the composition; accretion accumulation between the glaze and the print; dust and residue to the surface.
- measures the frame; plate measures 5.75" W x 7.5" H.