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SA787204

A Georgian Engraving Print. Bartolozzi C.1792.

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£255 | $355 USD | €297 EUR
Item Number: SA787204
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Albion House Antiques
This antique has been viewed 20 times in the past month with the most views from Austria.

Description

An beautiful late eighteenth century stipple engraving.
A young shepherd boy in a slumber on a grassy knoll is bewitched by a vision of dancing fairy elves on a hilltop in front of a full, misty moon.
An illustration to the poem “The Shepherd's Dream” from Milton’s first book of “Paradise Lost”.
Beautifully engraved by Francesco Bartolozzi (1727 – 1815) after a work by the English painter, illustrator and engraver Thomas Stothard (1755- 1834).
A good and clean impression printed on a wove paper in black ink in a vignette.
Publication details below:
T. Stothard Pinxt. / F. Bartolozzi Sculpt. R. A.
Within verre eglomise and a fine period gilt gesso and wood decorated frame with beaded sight edge and gadroon back edge. Both frame and engraving are in first class condition.
There maybe some reflections in the glass these are not faults.
Frame size approx: 10 1/4 ins. by 12 ins. (26.cm. by 30 cm.)
Postage UK: £ 11.00 Special delivery next day.
Postage overseas: £ 20.00 International signed for.
Payment may be made via cheque, bank transfer or Paypal.
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07790 479615 or 01787 223001.
Any questions please phone or email.
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Internal Ref: A Georgian Engraving Print. Bartolozzi C.1792.



Declaration

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


Dimensions

Height = 26 cm (10.2")
Width = 30 cm (11.8")
Depth = 2 cm (0.8")


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Albion House Antiques
North Essex
United Kingdom
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