A Devonshire Cow.
Hand-coloured engraving with large margins, very fine, First issue;. Paper watermarked: J. Whatman 1794. Plate 324 x 482mm. 12¾ x 19".
A devonshire cow, with its rich tawny coloured coat and thus often called the Devon Ruby. The breed is found in North Devon. These are the original coloured prints issued at 5 shillings each. George Garrard (1760-1826) the animal painter and sculptor.
Boalch The Rothamsted Collection: 96
[Ref: 27420] £260.00