St. James of Spain
Wood-engraving with fine hand-colouring, 225 x 190mm (8¾ x 7½"). Trimmed around image; glued to album sheet.
St. James on horseback; Patron Saint of Spain, buried in Santiago. In the middle-distance are three figures waving clubs. Such sheets of mythological and allegorical characters would have been sold plain for colouring and tinselling at home.
[Ref: 32288] £160.00