Fairy.Landseer's Favourite Spaniel.
Engraving. Very rare. Sheet size: 560 x 550mm (22 x 21½"). Slight damage. Creased.
The head of a spaniel in a circle looking to the right, behind a carved arm of a chair in the foreground. After the painting by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer (1802 - 1873). From the painting exhibited by Landseer at the Royal Academy 1835. The Cavalier was the property Lady Emily Elizabeth Bulwer-Lytton (1828-1848), daughter of Mrs Rosina Doyle Bulwer-Lytton, (1802 -1882), the novelist, and Edward Lytton Bulwer (1803-1873), the author and poet of fantasies and fairy tales.
Ex collection of Hon. Christopher Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 39066] £380.00