[Fin la Course.]
A Paris chez Rolland, Place des Victoires, Nos.6. et 28 [n.d., c.1820].
Proof before title, aquatint, 465 x 586mm. Stain lower left, otherwise very good.
A scene before the start of a horse race, with a jockey being weighed and a race horse prepared in the foreground. After French printmaker, painter and draughtsman Carle Vernet (1758 - 1836). The son of Claude Joseph Vernet, painter, caricaturist and lithographer, he married the daughter of Moreau le jeune. Engraved by Philibert Louis Debucourt (1755 - 1832).
Dayot:32d. between I & II
[Ref: 7614] £750.00