Scene from Racine's Tragedy of Athalie.
Day & Son, Lithrs. to The Queen. January, 1853.
Lithograph, sheet 285 x 384mm. Foxing, largely to margins.
Scene from Racine's 'Athalie'; interior with the young Joas, King of Judah, seated on a throne in the centre. In the foreground stands Joad, the high priest, and Athalie, with Abner, the captain of the Guard, in armour. These and the other characters are captioned below the image. A rare lithograph, from a sketch by Queen Victoria.
Ex: Collection of Alec Clunes.
[Ref: 7878] £180.00