A Newly discovered Star of the Greatest Magnitude.Proof.
London Published Nov.r 30th 1821 by J. Barrow, Weston Place, St Pancras.
Mezzotint. Sheet 240 x 195mm (9½ x 7¾"). Trimmed within plate.
A star depicted as young woman with plumes in her hair. A rare print: the British Museum's example, bought from the Lennox-Boyd collection, is trimmed and lacking the title and publication line. According to their entry Christopher had never seen one with a publication line, which ours has.
[Ref: 38819] £220.00