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The Rose Shamrock & Thistle.
The Rose Shamrock & Thistle. To General Union. This Plate containing Profiles of Eight Illustrious Personages is most humbly Inscribed by W.S.
[n.d., c.1820.]
Fine hand coloured engraving. Sheet size: 140 x 110mm (5½ x 4¼"). On card. Repaired tears. Some surface dirt.
A rare 'puzzle' print, depicting a bunch of flowers, with a rose, representing England, a thistle, representing Scotland, and several clovers, representing Ireland. The outline profiles of 'His late Magesty Geo.e 3d' [died 1820], Louis XVIII, Wellington, Blucher, the Tsar of Russia and others can be seen within the flowers. The list of all eight portraits is inscribed below to the left.
[Ref: 56171]   £130.00   (£156.00 incl.VAT)
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The Rose Shamrock & Thistle.
The Rose Shamrock & Thistle. To General Union. This Plate containing Profiles of Eight Illustrious Personages is most humbly Inscribed by a Friend of Liberty.
[n.d., c.1815.]
Engraving with hand-colouring on card. 160 x 120mm (6¼ x 4¾"). Laid on album paper. Light foxing and cockling. Glued tear top right.
Silhouettes of several key figures in European politics can be detected among the leaves and flowers: the Prince Regent, Frederick William III of Prussia, Marshall Blucher, George III, Francis I of Austria, the Duke of Wellington, Louis XVIII of France, and Alexander I of Russia.
[Ref: 56169]   £180.00   (£216.00 incl.VAT)
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Key to Mr Walker's Engraving of the Passing of the Reform Bill.
Key to Mr Walker's Engraving of the Passing of the Reform Bill.
[after S.W.Reynolds.]
London June 1836; Published by Mr Walker, 64 Margaret Street, & 22 London Street, Edinburgh.
Rare steel engraving. Sheet 290 x 330mm. Edges chipped and stained; tears into image and publication line.
The key plate to Samuel William Reynold's 'The Reform Bill Receiving the King's Assent by Royal Commission, 7 June 1832'.
From the Reference Library of the Parker Gallery.
[Ref: 56076]   £190.00   (£228.00 incl.VAT)
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