Masquerade, Bayswater, Jan.y 1818No. 162 Admit Mr. Renton[?], Bayswater Jan.y 20 1820 / Masquerade Ticket / Not Transferable.
Etching and aquatint with ms., scarce; sheet 105 x 145mm (4 x 5¾"). Ink marks at top; box with user's name has been cut out, with a new piece of paper stuck behind.
Ticket for a masquerade with a scene showing revellers at the masquerade two years earlier, many of whom are dressed up in costumes of Native Americans, Wizards etc. The British Museum suggest the print was made by S.W. Reynolds, although we have found no further confirmation of this.
see BM 1867,0309.1798
[Ref: 32276] £230.00