18th Century Engravings and Prints

18th.c Estate Map by John Drapentier from Chauncey’s History of Hertfordshire

9 January 2017
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Balls Park, Hertfordshire

Balls Park, Hertfordshire

Fine copper engraved estate view of Balls Park, Hertfordshire by John Drapentier, published in Sir Henry Chauncy’s Historical Antiquities of the County of Hertford published in 1700… A rarely available item with later hand colouring added… This is thought to be an original from early 1700, but could be a later 1780′s – 1810 work…..  The map is in fine condition but showing age related marks and fading which would be expected of an item 200 + years old, but look at photos to tell… It comes framed and glazed in a nice condition but not new frame which may have scuffs or marks…

Measurements are: 520mm. x 450mm.  This will be packed well and sent by Courier on a tracked and signed for delivery service, price includes packing and courier costs…   Not available for overseas purchase …   (S)040117

Price: £59.95p…. SOLD..SOLD..SOLD

Richard Earlom, mezzotint, 1775 after a drawing by Claude Lorrain

8 March 2015
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Engraving, Mezzotint, Richard Earlom, Claude Lorraine.

Richard Earlom, engraved Mezzotint

“The Piping Herdsman” and his Dancing Dog. A wonderful 18th century engraved mezzotint by Richard Earlom after a Claude Lorrain drawing from “Liber Veritatis”, published by John Boydell. Dated 1775. No.90 …. In really good condition with only slight age related toning, set in a nice gilt frame, in good condition with odd scuff marks, frame measures approx. 505mm. w.  x  470h.  (Click on picture to enlarge image).  ( More photos available by email if needed.)  (AZ)170810



Hand Coloured Engraving, Solomon’s Temple. 18th century.

25 January 2015
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Solomon's Temple, 18th century, Coloured Engraving

18th c. Engraving

A view inside the Court of the Priests in Solomon’s Temple with the manner of the preparing and offering of sacrifices according to the Vision of the Prophet Ezekiel. This is a Hand Coloured Engraving having fine impression with early hand colouring and a full margin. Thought to have been printed for Robert Sayer at The Golden Buck opposite Fetter Lane, Fleet Street. circa 1760. Measurements of Plate are approx. 235mm. x 390mm.  (Click on picture to enlarge image)   More photos available if needed).   (D)131213

Price: Not Available 

Francesco Bartolozzi Engraving, circa:1784

7 July 2012
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Francesco Bartolozzi, 18th century Engraving

Francesco Bartolozzi, 18th century Engraving

A framed and glazed 18th century Bartolozzi Engraving titled “Colouring”,  from a painting by Angelica Kauffmann.  (Francesco Bartolozzi 1725-1815.)  Engraving seems in good condition with some age toning, Will be sent without Frame.   (click on picture to enlarge image)   Please see payment options.     (B.)190711

Price:   £80.00p   SOLD-SOLD-SOLD