La Nuit et Le Jour.Edda Fable 16.
Printed by C. Hullmandel. London 1828. Published by J. Dickinson.
Lithograph on chine collé, rare with large margins. 406 x 272mm. 16 x 10¾". Foxing in margins.
Night as a female figure mounted on a dark horse and holding a dark cloak behind her flying through the night sky towards the right, with day as a young man with curly hair mounted on a bright horse chasing her with outstretched arms; based on the Eddas, the Norse fables.
[Ref: 24893] £140.00