Amor Scientiarum.Juxta Exemplar in AEdibus Praenobilis Jacobi Comitis Derby apud Knowsley.
Etching, mint. Plate 381 x 431mm. 15 x 17".
Allegory of the Arts and Sciences; a winged genius seated on a pile of armour and instruments of music and painting. A fantastic image. From a series of twenty plates engraved by Hamlet Winstanley (1698 - 1756) after old master paintings at Knowsley Hall, in the collection of the 19th Earl of Derby.
[Ref: 24918] £320.00