Mid 18th Century Hand Drawn English Farm Map on Vellum c.1740's
Henry Maxted & Isaac Terry, Surveyors.
A Map of a Farm in the Parish of Blean in the County of KENT: Belonging to Mrs Elizabeth Hodgson c.1743.
A beautiful hand drawn map of a private farm in England. The directional on the map is balanced by a Fleur-de-lis.
Dimensions 20.5" x 11". The frame measures 25" x 16".
The back of the frame has a window opening with more text (see pics).
Very good antique condition.
This is truly a wonderful find and will look great hanging in any home library, or office.
No detail was overlooked in the lay of the farm, and the lovely wildflower floral wreath in the center of map adds a colorful touch.