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[Allegorical scene with figures studying a map]
[Allegorical scene with figures studying a map]
Ch. Eisen inv. Aliamet sculp. [c.1760]
Engraving, sheet 220 x 150mm (8½ x 6"). Trimmed along platemark; glued to album sheet at corners.
Allegorical scene after a design by Charles Eisen (1720-78), painter, draughtsman and illustrator. It was through his drawings, engraved to illustrate nearly 400 books, that Eisen's reputation was chiefly established.
[Ref: 44930]   £280.00  
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[The Circumcision.
[The Circumcision. From the Original Picture painted by Guido Reni in the collection of Sir Peter Leicester ... / ... most obedient humble servant. J. Boydell]
Guido Rheni Pinxit / Fr. Aliamet Sculpsit 1765
[Size of the Picture 23 1/4 in by 29 3/4 in height / Published according to Act of Parliament, by J. Boydell, Engraver in Cheapside, London, May 1st 1765]
Copper engraving, platemark 515 x 390mm (20¼ x 15¼"). Proof impression; title in early ms in lower margin. Very large margins; uncut.
The circumcision of Christ, with numerous figures observing. Engraving from the painting by Bolognese artist Guido Reni (1575-1642), one of his final works (1638-9), which still remains in the church for which it was painted, San Martino in Siena. From "The Most Capital Paintings in England", a large series of engravings in five volumes published by John Boydell who promoted the interests of both artists, engravers and patrons, which played an important part in developing print culture in the 18th century.
[Ref: 38581]   £180.00   (£216.00 incl.VAT)
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[Medallion of Louis XV presented in the temple of glory by Immortality]
[Medallion of Louis XV presented in the temple of glory by Immortality] Medaillon fr Louis XV le bien aimé presenté dans le Temple de la Gloire par l'Immortalité [...]
Ch. Eisen Del J. Aliamet Sculp.
A Paris Chez Mondhare Rue St Jacques a l'Hotel Saumur [c.1774]
Engraving, sheet 155 x 100mm (6 x 4"). Trimmed along platemark; glued to album sheet at corners.
Allegorical scene, probably made in memory of Louis XV (1710-774), after a design by Charles Eisen (1720-78), painter, draughtsman and illustrator. It was through his drawings, engraved to illustrate nearly 400 books, that Eisen's reputation was chiefly established.
[Ref: 44933]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
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A Sacrifice to Pan.
A Sacrifice to Pan. From the Original Picture Painted by Andrea Sacchi, In the Collection of the Right Honourable the Earl of Lincoln; To whom this plate is Dedicated by his Lordship's most Obliged and most Obedient Servant John Boydell. No. 49.
Andrea Sacchi Pinx.t. F. Aliamet Sculpsit.
Published according to Act of Parliament, Jan: 1.st 1769.
Engraving. Platemark: 480 x 600mm (19 x 23½"). Small margins. Light spotting in margins.
A mythological scene in which several figures are shown sacrificing goats to Pan, the classical god of flocks and shepherds. Being a rustic god Pan was not worshipped in temples but in natural settings such as the landscape depicted. Pan, shown with legs of a goat and holding his characteristic pipes watches the proceedings from the left while a druid prepares a sacred fire to the right of the image. From the series 'The Most Capital Paintings in England', Boydell's first major initiative as a pioneering publisher of fine engravings.
Ex Collection Duke of Westminster.
[Ref: 38301]   £280.00  
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