Distraining For Rent.
Published 16.th February 1828, by D. Wilkie and A-Raimbach, London.
Very fine engraving. Laid, on India paper. Open letter state. Platemark: 510 x 660mm (20 x v26") very large margins. Uncut.
An interior scene with bailiffs, one seated on the bed to the right, inventorying goods surrounded by a distressed family, mainly gathered around a table to the left. After Scottish painted Sir David Wilkie (1785 - 1841).
Provenance: Hooton Pagnell Hall, Yorkshire.
[Ref: 39983] £380.00