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Lot #5
DepartmentPrints
Sold For$1,700.00(hammer price)
 $2,040.00(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedApril 11, 2019

Description

SIX ENGLISH AND CONTINENTAL ENGRAVINGS
1-3) Three James Gillray hand-colored political cartoons: The Pigs Possessed", "Bruin in his Boat" and "Search Night". Sheets approx. 13.5" x 19".

4) "Journee du 10 Aout 1792". Drawn by Monnet, engraved by Helman. Plate 13.75" x 18".

5) "D'une Partie de la Ville de Dordrecht, prise de Meerdervoort. Gezicht van een gedeelte der Stad Dordrecht, van Meerdervoort te Zien". Hand-colored. Sheet 16.5" x 12.25".

6) Hand-colored engraving of men having items weighed on an outdoor scale. Sheet 14.25" x 10.5"."

Condition

Age-typical wear throughout: Foxing, toning, staining. 1-3) Gillrays have handling grime, corner creases and margin tears. 5) Losses and water staining along left edge. All unframed.

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