[Childe-Harold et Ines.]
Lith. de Lemercier, rue du Four S.t G.ain No.55. Publié chez Noël aîné et Fils Editeurs, rue N.ve des Petits-Champs No.6 Esc.r A C.ie Colbert. [n.d. c.1840.]
Lithograph rare on chine collé. 495 x 533mm. 19½ x 21". Damage to face of male; some scuffing and marking.
Illustration depicting Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, the lengthy narrative poem by Lord Byron. It describes the travels and reflections of a world-weary young man who, disillusioned with a life of pleasure and revelry, looks for distractions in foreign lands, dancing and merrymaking in background.
[Ref: 24832] £260.00