VALLE CRUCIS ABBEY c1742 - S. & N. Buck
VALLE CRUCIS ABBEY IN THE COUNTY OF DENBIGH by Samuel & Nathaniel Buck
Method: Copper plate engraved
Creator: Drawn and Engraved by Samuel & Nathaniel Buck
Published: Published London 1742
Condition: Good crisp impression on heavy laid paper, dated in the plate, trimmed close to plate mark
Approx engraved area: Approx. 14.5" x 7.5" (370mm x 195mm) to the clear plate mark.
Notes: Samuel & Nathaniel Buck began their task of creating a visual record of ancient monuments in England and Wales in 1726. "Buck's Views" as they were called are 428 views of the ruins of all noted abbeys, castles, together with four views of seats and eighty-three large general views of the chief cities and towns of England and Wales.