Izaak WALTON (1594-1683). – [19th-century School].
An original drawing of “Isaak [sic.] Waltons House”, 120 Chancery Lane, London. [London: undated but paper watermarked ‘1828’]. Pen, ink and wash on laid paper (6 ¾ x 5 1/4in; 172 x 133mm). Unframed.
A charming work: a view of the house that the author of the ‘Compleat Angler’ occupied from 1627 to 1644. It was demolished in the middle of the 19thcentury.
Litt: see E. Walford’s 'Old and New London' [London: 1873] vol.I, pp.78 & 82.
- Overall Condition: Excellent
- Size: 6 ¾ x 5 1/4in; 172 x 133mm
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