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SA581129

A Georgian Engraving Print Of The Queen Of The Amazons 1797.

Price

£138 | $192 USD | €161 EUR
Item Number: SA581129
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Albion House Antiques
This antique has been viewed 18 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

A delightful copper engraved print of Thalestris, Queen of the Amazons.
The Greek mythological figure is portrayed here in profile wearing her battle armour and an impressive helmet decorated with a bird.
According to the Greek legend Thalestris brought 300 female warriors to join Alexander the Great hoping to breed a race of children as strong and intelligent as he.
Engraved by John Chapman and published by John Wilkes in 1797.
A good clean impression in an oval form printed on a wove paper.
Title verso.
Within a good Hogarth frame. Both frame and engraving are in first class condition.
Frame size approx: 7 3/4 ins. by 7 ins.
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Internal Ref: Queen of the Amazons.



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Georgian.


Dimensions

Height = 19.7 cm (7.8")
Width = 17.7 cm (7.0")
Depth = 2 cm (0.8")


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Albion House Antiques
North Essex
United Kingdom
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