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Engraved by C. G. Lewis, A.R.A.
Size 34 by 27 inches. INDIA PROOF BEFORE LETTERS. Price £1. 15s. Published at £7. 78.
This is a very fine and spirited engraving, representing a Grey' Cover Hack' outside a stable, with various Dogs around.
Landseer's celebrated Pictures,
THE STAG AT BAY.
LAYING DOWN THE LAW.
The Series of Seven beautiful Prints. PROOFS BEFORE LETTERS.
These most beautiful compositions, though executed on a smaller scale than the originals, are much more elaborately engraved, and present a truly charming appearance.
Landseer's Bolton Abbey,
IN THE OLDEN TIME.
Engraved by S. Cousins.
Size 30 by 25 inches. Price 16s. Published at £5. 58.
Landseer's Highland Breakfast.
Beautifully engraved in line by Outrim.
Painted by Sir G. Hayter, engraved by Ryall.
Price £1. 118 6d. Published at £6. 6s.
This is a most splendid and highly interesting engraving, of a very large size. It comprehends faithful portraits of most of the great personages who were present. Accompanying it is a Key to the Portraits.
Marriage of the Queen and Prince
Painted by Sir G. Hayter, engraved by Wagstaff.
A very large & most splendid engraving. Size 36 by 25 inches. Price £1. 11s 6d. Published at £6. 68.
This magnificent eugraving presents finished engravings of the flower of the English Nobility. It is intended as a companion to the preceding print.
The Christening of the Princess Royal.
This very large and interesting engraving introduces Portraits of the Queen, Prince Albert, Queen Adelaide, Duke of Sussex, Duchesses of Kent, Cambridge, and Sutherland, King of the Belgians, Duke of Wellington, &c. &c.
PROOF BEFORE LETTERS.
Price £4. 10s. Published at £12. 128.
This very splendid and interesting engraving introduces Portraits of the Queen and Prince Albert, the Prince of Wales, Prince Alfred, the Princess Royal, Princess Alice, and Princess Helena.
Wilkie's The School.
Beautifully engraved in line by John Burnet.
Size 33 by 23 inches. Price £1. 15s. Published at £3. 38. INDIA PROOF. Price £2. 108. Published at £6. 68. A very large and beautiful engraving, one of the last productions of Sir D. Wilkle, full of character, variety, and amusement.
Wilkie's Spanish Mother and Child. Engraved in line by Raimbach. Size 18 by 16 inches. PROOF. Price 78 6d. Published at £2. 28.
Wilkie's First Ear-Ring.
Painted for John Duke of Bedford, engraved in line by
Size 16 by 20 inches. INDIA Proof.
Wilkie's The Village Recruits.
Finely engraved in line by C. Fox.
A series of 17 charming plates, INDIA PROOFS, in a portfolio. Size 24 by 20 inches. FIRST PROOF BEFORE LETTERS. £1.58.
Price £2. 28. Published at £6. 68.
These beautiful etchings comprise, the Return from Deer Stalking, Landscape, the Sweeps, the Frog, Low Life, the Traveller's Rest, Mountain Torrent, Four Dogs' Heads, the Donkeys, the Eagle, Highland Shepherd's Dog, &c.
The Queen's First Council after her Accession to the Throne.
Painted by Sir D. Wilkie, engraved by C. Fox.
Size 36 by 28 inches. INDIA PROOF.
Price £3. 38. Published at £7. 7s.
The above beautiful national engraving introduces portraits, from actual sitting, of some of the most distinguished British Statesmen.
Wilkie's The Rent-Day.
Engraved by A. Raimbach.
Size 24 by 16 inches. Price 10s 6d.
Wilkie's The Reading of the Will, Engraved by John Burnet.
Size 23 by 16 inches. Price 10s 6d.
Wilkie's Blind-Man's Buff.
Size 24 by 16 inches. Price 10s 6d.
Turner's Mercury and Argus.
This celebrated picture is in the possession of Sir Robert Feel, Bart. As the copper-plate has been destroyed, impressions will always be very scarce and valuable.
Affection's First Offering.
Painted by Brooks, engraved by Simmons.
Size 24 by 19 inches. INDIA PROOF BEFORE LETTERS. Price 12s. Published at £3. 38.
A very pleasing composition, representing a Rustic Courtier presenting flowers to his Beloved.
A Literary Party at Sir Joshua
Introducing faithful and highly finished portraits of Dr. Johnson, Reynolds, Burke, Boswell, Goldsmith, Garrick, Gen. Paoli, T. Warton, Dr. Burney: a large and beautiful engraving, with AUTOGRAPHS.
Price £1. 18. Published at £4. 4s.
This is a fine plate and most interesting to every literary man, as it represents portraits of nine of the most eminent literary characters of the last century.
Exquisitely engraved in line by Holloway, from the originals at Hampton Court.
The set of 7 very large and splendid engravings, INDIA PROOFS.
Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper.
Grace Darling and her Father,
RESCUING THE SURVIVORS OF THE WRECK OF THE
Painted by Parker and Carmichael, engraved by Lewis.
Price 128. Published at £2. 28.
PROOF BEFORE THE LETTERS.
A large and beautiful engraving, of national interest.
Pastorale of the Sabine Mountains.
Beautifully engraved in line by Chevalier. Size 18 by 15 inches. INDIA PROOF BEFORE LETTERS. Price 4s 6d. Published at £2. 28
The subject of this engraving is an Italian Peasant Girl sitting on a rock knitting.
Two large and splendid engravings by Willmore and Wallis, From the celebrated pictures by J. M. W. Turner, R.A. Size 26 by 20 inches. BRILLIANT DEDICATION PROOFS. Price £3. 38. Published at £12. 128.
These are a pair of remarkably beautiful and effective engravings, after two of the finest paintings ever executed by the great artist, Turner.
Etty's Judgment of Paris,
Engraved by Wass. Size 33 by 23 inches. ARTIST'S PROOF. Price £1. 16s. Published at £8. 8s. A very beautiful composition.
Portrait of the Queen in her Robes. Full length. Painted by Chalon, engraved by Cousins. Size 27 by 18 inches. PROOF. Price 12s. Pub. at £3. 38.
The Queen and Prince Albert.
Life size Portraits.
Painted by Winterhalter, engraved by F C. Lewis.
The Pair, price £2. 12s 6d. Published at £4. 48.
The above fine engravings represent the Queen and Prince Albert, half length, size of life. They are engraved from the celebrated paintings on porcelain lent by Her Majesty to the Great Exhibition. They are considered the most striking likenesses ever taken.
The Queen and Prince Albert.
Painted by Winterhalter, engraved in line by Forster and Louis. Size 23 by 18 inches. INDIA PROOFS BEFORE LETTERS. The Pair, price £3. 38. Published at £12. 12s.
The above engravings are taken from the same paintings as the preceding ones. Though executed on a smaller scale, they are more highly finished line engravings than the large ones, and shew more of the figure.
The Queen and Prince Albert.
Painted by Partridge, engraved in line by Robinson and Doo.
The Queen and Prince Albert.
Full Length, in the Robes of the Most Noble Order of the
Painted by Winterhalter, engraved by Atkinson.
Price £1. 11s 6d. Published at £6. 6s.
Portrait of Prince Albert.
Size 24 by 17 inches. Price 10s. Published at £3. 3s.
Portrait of Prince Albert.
Life Size. Painted by Winterhalter, engraved by F. C. Lewis.
This noble engraving represents Prince Albert the size of life.
Portrait of the Duke of Wellington.
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