A Suffolk Bull In the Possession of the Earl of Egremont.
Hand-coloured engraving, with large margins, First issue. Paper watermarked: Edmeads...1802. Plate 287 x 413mm. 11¼ x 16¼". Crease to upper right margin. Bit dusty.
A Suffolk Bull, a show animal in the possession of George O'Brien Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont (1751-1837). Wyndham already had a large herd of Sussex cattle in Petworth, but he acquired bulls elsewhere and had his residence Shortgrove in Suffolk. These are the original coloured prints issued at 5 shillings each. George Garrard (1760-1826) the animal painter and sculptor.
Boalch The Rothamsted Collection: 107
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