Dignity & Imprudence.
London, Published, January 18th. 1891, by Arthur Tooth & Sons, 5 & 6, Haymarket, S.W. Copyright Registered Mess.rs Knoedler & Co. New York & Mess.rs Stiefold & Co. Berlin.
Mezzotint and etching. Printseller's Association stamped. Sheet 648 x 495mm. 25½ x 19½". Laid on board.
A white dove fluffing her feather peering down coyly at a small white mouse who has scuttled up to pick at the seeds of a corncob. By John McClure Hamilton (1853-1936) was an Anglo-American artist, who lived in England for fifty-eight years where he was official portrait painter to William Ewart Gladstone.
PSA. Vol.I: Present 25.
[Ref: 25995] £290.00