Richard Horwood -1799

Richard Horwood (1757/8–1803) surveyor and cartographer.

Between 1792 -1799 he publishd sheet by sheet a 'Plan of the Cities of London and Westminster the Borough of Southwark and Parts adjoining Shewing every House', at a scale of 26 inches to the mile, engraved on 32 sheets.

At the time this was the largest map ever printed in Britain.

Here we have for sale some of the original copper engraved sections.

This is the most detailed map of Georgian London available.



1B - TOTTENHAM COURT RD, FITZROY SQUARE,
1B - TOTTENHAM COURT RD, FITZROY SQUARE,
Original antique map by Richard Horwood
Copper engraved, published January 2nd, 1795
Scale: 26 inches to the mile

Double mounted in cream with black slip.

Map size: 50 x 55cm
Mounted size: 69 x 74cm

Price: £600.00 View Item
1C - SOMERS TOWN, GUILFORD STREET, FOUNDLING HOSPITAL
1C - SOMERS TOWN, GUILFORD STREET, FOUNDLING HOSPITAL
Original antique map by Richard Horwood
Copper engraved, published January 2nd, 1795
Scale: 26 inches to the mile

Double mounted in cream with black slip.

Map size: 50 x 55cm
Mounted size: 69 x 74cm

Price: £250.00 View Item
1D - ISLINGTON, PENTONVILLE, CLERKENWELL
1D - ISLINGTON, PENTONVILLE, CLERKENWELL
Original antique map by Richard Horwood
Copper engraved, published January 2nd, 1795
Scale: 26 inches to the mile

Double mounted in cream with black slip.

Map size: 50 x 55cm
Mounted size: 69 x 74cm

Price: £775.00 View Item
1F - SHOREDITCH, HACKNEY ROAD, BETHNAL GREEN
1F - SHOREDITCH, HACKNEY ROAD, BETHNAL GREEN
Original antique map by Richard Horwood
Copper engraved, published January 2nd, 1795
Scale: 26 inches to the mile

Double mounted in cream with black slip.

Map size: 50 x 55cm
Mounted size: 69 x 74cm

Price: £875.00 View Item
1G - BETHNAL GREEN
1G - BETHNAL GREEN
Original antique map by Richard Horwood
Copper engraved, published January 2nd, 1795
Scale: 26 inches to the mile

Double mounted in cream with black slip.

Map size: 50 x 55cm
Mounted size: 69 x 74cm

Price: £675.00 View Item
1H - MILE END
1H - MILE END
Original antique map by Richard Horwood
Copper engraved, published January 2nd, 1795
Scale: 26 inches to the mile

Double mounted in cream with black slip.

Map size: 50 x 55cm
Mounted size: 69 x 74cm

Price: £150.00 View Item
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