Arthimetic. Plate 1. Addition.
Hand-coloured etching. Plate 195 x 250mm (7¾ x 9¾"). Slight creasing lower right.
Depiction of the principle of addition: three labourers struggling under a mass of bundles, chairs and other objects they are taking towards a cart lettered 'Goods carefully removed in town or country / To be sold'. A fourth man emerges from a doorway to the left with two more great cases. From Henry Heath's (1822-1851; fl..) satirical series 'Arithmetic'.
BM Satires: undescribed.
[Ref: 30749] £120.00