Stock - Set of Six Early 19th Century Engravings, Cockfighting Series. An interesting and unusual series of six engravings with aquatint and hand colouring, drawn and engraved by the 19th Century artist C. The series depicts a cockfight, and each stage has an appropriate title and Shakespearean quote below, in the plate.Inscribed within the plate'London Published by W. All six prints are uniformly framed in Hogarth style frames, with dark black lacquered effect and gilt inner and outer beading, as shown. Most of the prints are in good condition for their age, with some even surface discolouration and age toning. Plate 1 and 4 have some historic pest damage to the print and backing board. The frames all have some minor scuffing. Size: 15.4 x 20.5cm (6.1" x 8.1"). Framed Size: 26.2 x 30cm (10.3" x 11.8"). Includes a Certificate of Authenticity. All our artworks are packaged to a very high standard, using protective cellophane wallets, hardboard backing, and bubble wrap. Framed pictures are packed into custom made cartons. All of our items come with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Bill, one of the directors was joined by his son, Dan, in 2012. Staff were gradually added as the business grew. Bill and Dan (now managing director) are joined by 4 art historians/ gallery specialists, 2 stock controllers/dispatchers and an art conservation specialist. We operate from offices outside of Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire and utilise various humidity controlled off-site storage facilities in the local area.The art in our online gallery has been handpicked by our team of highly qualified art historians. We try our hardest to ensure that artworks are described and photographed as accurately as possible. This includes using strobe lighting and colour calibrated screens to colour check our images. Stock Set of Six Early 19th Century Engravings, Cockfighting Series" is in sale since Wednesday, April 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "sulisfineart" and is located in Bradford-on-Avon.
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