A hand coloured, antique, copper engraving of Appuldurcombe House and Park, on the Isle of Wight. The print declares that it is the seat of Sir Richard Worsley.
Construction began in the early 18th century as the seat of the Worsley family. Sir Richard Worsley, the 7th baronet, gained notoriety for a 1782 court case in which his wife, Seymour, admitted to having had 27 lovers!
Drawn by A Davis, engraved by W Watts, and published circa 1780.
Mounted. Ready to frame.
Print size: 20cm x 15cm
Mount size: 32cm x 26cm