The Dead Knight.His houndes they lie downe as his feete. So well they their master keepe, his haukes they flie to eagerly There's no fowle dare come him nie" Border Minstrelsy.
Day & Haghe Lith.rs to the King, Gate St. Linc.Inn F.ds [n.d. c.1836.]
Lithograph on india, very scarce. 400 x 507mm. 15¾ x 20".
A dead falconer lies on the ground, still with dagger in his hand. His hounds stay guard as loyal friends with his hawks flying above and one sitting on the tree nearby, also keeping watch.
[Ref: 24963] £160.00