Representation of the Coronation of Napoleon, in the Church of Notre-Dame, containing Portraits of the Persons Assisting _ Drawn on the Spot, December 2 1804.
R. Hicks sculpt.
Monthley Mag. No 192. [n.d., c.1808.]
Stipple. Sheet 215 x 330mm (8½ x 13"). Trimmed within plate, laid on album paper. Napoleon crowning himself at Notre Dame, seemingly based on Jacques-Louis David's painting exhibited 1808. The named participants are: Napoleon's brothers Louis & Joseph; Joséphine; Joachim Murat; Pope Pius VI; and cardinals Joseph Fesch (Napoleon's maternal uncle) & Giovanni Battista Caprara (also Archbishop of Milan). Murat is referred to as 'King Joachim': he was made king of Naples in 1808.
[Ref: 36012] £65.00
[India] Adam Sireh-goona Munhi Rathanal, (Formerly a High Priest of Boodhu,) Educated in England by the Revd. Adam Clarke, L.L.D.
A. Mosses del. R. Hicks sculp.
Published by Henry Fisher, Caxton, Liverpool.1821.
Stipple engraving. Sheet 198 x 138mm.
[Ref: 4333] £95.00
Engd. by R. Hicks.
Fisher, Son & Co. London, 1837.
Stipple. 158 x 107mm. 6¼ x 4¼". Pomare II, King of Tahiti (1774-1821) was king between 1782-1821.
[Ref: 15231] £75.00