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Haddon Hall

Photograph of an engraving by Thomas Smith of Derby (c1720-1767). Towards the middle of the eighteenth century, a trend developed among English artists and printmakers who sought to visually record the natural beauty of England and Wales. Sparked by a sense of national confidence and patriotism, English printmakers began to publish topographical prints of the important sights in the British Isles.…