[Three-masted ship with broken foremast on stormy sea.]E. Collectione Richardi Loyd Generosi
[Printed & sold by E. Kirkall in West Office Court, Fleet Street]
Mezzotint printed in sea-green ink with very large margins, platemark 335 x 405mm (13¼ x 16").
Plate twelve from Elisha Kirkall's 'Set of Sixteen Sea Pieces' (c.1727). Kirkall (1681/2-1742) allegedly made almost £1000 from this very successful series of large prints after master paintings in British collections.
Ex Collection of the Late Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 36529] £750.00