Soft-ground etching. 133 x 152mm (5¼ x 6"). Crease to lower right corner. Cut.
View of a village, with two figures resting on a bank near buildings in foreground at right; house at left, with a tall sign on a pedestal at the front. (Charles) Henry Bellenden Ker (1780-1871), a lawyer active in the Boundary Commission just before the Reform Act of 1852 and amateur artist. As a young man he was patron to William Blake but Blake had to take legal steps to get paid.
Ex collection of the Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 34810] £60.00