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Rocque, John, -1762

A new plan of Richmond Garden : this survey is inscrib'd to Thos. & Robt. Greening ... / by ... John Rocque ...

[London : J. Rocque], 1748.
Physical Description:
1 map : ill. ; 57 x 90 cm., on sheet 62 x 93 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B G 4
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Maps & Atlas (printed)
Scale [ca. 1:3,000].
This copy laid into portfolio of other Rocque maps & estate plans.
A new edition of Rocque's map: Plan of the house, gardens, park & hermitage of Their Majesties at Richmond, first published in 1734. The only real change is the addition of an inset view of "the Mount, the Bridge & Richmond Gate."
Includes views of buildings occupied by the royal family & their household at Richmond & kew (today part of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew), including Richmond Lodge, the White House, & the Hermitage.
Originally printed on 2 sheets.
Rorschach, K. Early Georgian landscape garden, p. 65-73
Subject Terms:
Richmond Park (London, England)
Rocque, John -- Publisher.
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Engravings -- 1748.
Etchings -- 1748.

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