The Golfers. A grand match played over St. Andrews links.Sir David Baird of Newbyth, Bart. and Sir Ralph Anstruther of Balcaskie, Bart. against Major Playfair & John Campbell Esq. of Saddell.
Edinburgh, 20 December 1850, Published by Alexander Hill, Printsellers to the Queen, 67, Princes Street.
Mixed-method engraving on india paper, platemark 660 x 930mm (26 x 36½"). Some damage.
Print of one of the most famous golfing paintings of all time, set on the 'Ginger Beer hole' at the 'Old Course' at St Andrews. The painting is in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. This is an early example of the original print, with its original oak frame (at the moment unframed).
[Ref: 30067] £2,750.00