MONTIBELLO THE SEAT OF GENL. S. SMITH MARYLAND.

Springland, Pa. [ 1808?]. Single-sheet engraving, 6 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches. Very good. Item #WRCAM11495

This plate, here in black and white, appeared in colored state in Birch's well-known color plate book on country houses, THE COUNTRY SEATS OF THE UNITED STATES OF NORTH-AMERICA WITH SOME SCENES CONNECTED WITH THEM (Springland, 1808). Any Birch engravings are rare. BENNETT, p.15. McGRATH, p.8. HOWES B460, "c." REESE, STAMPED WITH A NATIONAL CHARACTER 2. (all refs)

Price: $350.00