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AYLOFFE, Sir Joseph (1709--1781)
An historical description of an ancient painting at Cowdry, in Sussex, the seat of the right honourable Lord Viscount Montague. By Sir Joseph Ayloffe, Bart. ...
London: 1778.
20 p. ; 27.1 cm. (4º)

Title at head of text goes on to say '... representing, The Encampment of the English Forces near Portsmouth, together with a View of the English and French Fleets at the Commencement of the Action between them on the 19th day of July, 1545 [i.e. at the sinking of the Mary Rose]. As also some Account of the other ancient Paintings in the same Room.' ESTC t36316.

Copy Notes Bound (3) in a collection of pamphlets on the arts. Front free-endpaper inscribed in pencil 18/--.

Binding C18th quarter vellum, mottled-paper boards, green spine-label lettered 'Miscellanea Picturæ Et Sculpt. &c.'. Numbered '59' in a series of pamphlet volumes.

Reference Number 4022


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