Descriptions of Battles by Sea & Land, in Two Volumes, From the Kings Library's at Greenwich & Chelsea.
Etching with fine hand-colouring and large margins, platemark 225 x 175mm (8¾ x 7"). Good colour.
Caricature of Greenwich and Chelsea pensioners, free to spend their retirement drinking, smoking and recounting their adventures. By Robert Dighton (1751-1814), prolific designer of gently satirical prints.
[Ref: 33706] £160.00