Tuesday, June 9, 2015

1686 English Houses & Gardens by Michael Burghers (1647-1727)



Michael Burghers (1647-1727) Okeover Hall, Staffordshire To the Worshipfull the ingenious & obliging Gent. ROWLAND OKEOVER of OKEOVER Esq. This 18. Tab. Shewing the Prospect of the ancient seat of OKEOVER as a testimony of gratitude is humbly presented by MBurgesse invent. et Sculp. Published for "The Natural History of Staffordshire" Robert Plot, 1686 (Plate 18)



Michael Burghers (1647-1727) The Front of Broughton House, Staffordshire To the Worshipfull the Learned and ingenious Gent. THOMAS BROUGHTON Esq. Son and Heir of the Right Wosp.ll S.r BRIAN BROUGHTON of BROUGHTON Bar - Shewing the beautiful Front of BROUGHTON House wite y.e sincerest gratitude is humbly presented MBurghers delin. et sculp. Published for "The Natural History of Staffordshire" Robert Plot, 1686 (Plate 21)