500 Years of Printmaking

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Date of the auction: 24.05.2017

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Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) THE TRIBUTE MONEY (WHITE & BOON 68; NEW HOLLSTEIN 138) Etching and drypoint, c.1635, a good but later impression from an edition of the 'Recueil Basan', published by Henri Louis Basan c.1810, published by H L Basan, on laid paper, with margins plate 7 x 10cm

Lot #: 1004

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 24 May 2017

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Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) THE STROLLING MUSICIANS (WHITE & BOON 119; NEW HOLLSTEIN 141) Etching, c.1635, a good but later impression, from an edition of the 'Recueil Basan', published by Henri Louis Basan c,1810, published by H L Basan, on laid paper, with margins plate 13.5 x 11cm

Lot #: 1005

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 24 May 2017

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Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch

Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) PORTRAIT OF ABRAHAM FRANCEN, APOTHECARY (WHITE & BOON 273; NEW HOLLSTEIN 301) Etching, c.1657, a good but later edition, from an edition of the 'Recueil Basan', published by Henri Louis Basan c.1810, published by H L Basan, on laid paper, with margins plate 15.8

Lot #: 1006

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 24 May 2017

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After Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch

After Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) ADAM AND EVE (CF. WHITE & BOON 28; NEW HOLLSTEIN 168) Etching, after Rembrandt (1638), c.1789-97. printed by F Basan, from an edition of the 'Receil Basan' , published by H L Basan c.1810, on laid paper, with margins plate 17.4 x 13.2cm, framed Condition

Lot #: 1007

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 24 May 2017

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After Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch

After Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) SIX S BRIDGE (CF. WHITE AND BOON 208; NEW HOLLSTEIN 222) Etching, after Rembrandt (1645), c.1789-97, printed by Chevalier Ignace Joseph de Claussin, from an edition of the 'Receil Basan' , published by H L Basan c.1810, on laid paper, with margins plate

Lot #: 1008

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 24 May 2017

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After Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch

After Rembrandt van Rijn (Dutch, 1606-1669) A GROUP OF THREE ICONIC PRINTS Three etchings with engraving After Rembrandt, by Jacques Philippe Le Bas, including: 'The Descent from the Cross', 'The Hundred Guilder Print' and 'Christ Before Pilate' , c.1775-1797, each on laid paper, with margins

Lot #: 1009

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 May 2017

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William Hogarth (British

William Hogarth (British, 1697-1764) A PAIR OF SATIRICAL PRINTS Two etchings, c.1758-64, 'The Bench' depicting bewigged judges, also referencing Da Vinci and Raphael; and 'Advertisement' depicting rows of wigs, each on wove paper, with margins sheet overall 37.6 x 42.9cm, unframed (2) Condition

Lot #: 1010

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 24 May 2017

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William Hogarth (British

William Hogarth (British, 1697-1764) FOUR SATIRICAL PRINTS Four etchings, c.1758-64, including 'The Bathos', 'Chairing the Members: Plate 4', 'The Polling: Plate III', 'A Midnight Modern Conversation' , each on wove paper, with margins sheet overall 49.5 x 64.4cm, unframed (4) Condition Report

Lot #: 1011

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 May 2017

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Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian

Giovanni Battista Piranesi (Italian, 1720-1778) REMAINS OF ANCIENT BUILDINGS AMONG WHICH STANDS THE SEPULCHRAL URN OF MARCUS AGRIPPA; IMAGINARY SEPULCHRAL CHAMBER DESIGNED ACCORDING TO THE FASHION AN ANCIENT MAGNIFICENCE OF THE ROMAN EMPERORS Two etchings, 1835-36, from the series 'Prima Parte di

Lot #: 1012

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 May 2017

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After Thomas Gainsborough RA (British

After Thomas Gainsborough RA (British, 1727-1788) RURAL LANDSCAPES Three engravings, one printed in colours, c.1819, from the book 'A Collection of Prints Illustrative of English Scenery from the Drawings and Sketches of Thomas Gainsborough, RA', engraved by William Frederick Wells, published by H R

Lot #: 1013

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 May 2017

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After Thomas Gainsborough RA (British

After Thomas Gainsborough RA (British, 1727-1788) RURAL LANDSCAPES Three engravings, two printed in colours, c.1819, from the book 'A Collection of Prints Illustrative of English Scenery from the Drawings and Sketches of Thomas Gainsborough, RA', published by H R Young, London, on thick wove paper

Lot #: 1014

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francesco Bartolozzi RA (Italian

Francesco Bartolozzi RA (Italian, 1727-1815) THE LADY LISTER; NICHOLAS BORBONIUS POETA Two stipple engravings printed in colours, 1792-95, both from the book 'Imitations of Original Drawings by Hans Holbein in the Collection of His Majesty', printed by William Bulmer and Co., published by John

Lot #: 1015

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francesco Bartolozzi RA (Italian

Francesco Bartolozzi RA (Italian, 1727-1815) THE LADY MARY AFTER QUEEN; SIR JOHN MORE Two stipple engravings printed in colours, 1792-96, both from the book 'Imitations of Original Drawings by Hans Holbein in the Collection of His Majesty', printed by William Bulmer and Co., published by John

Lot #: 1016

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francisco de Goya (Spanish

Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828) NI ASI LA DISTINGUE (EVEN THUS HE CANNOT MAKE HER OUT) (DELTEIL 44; HARRIS 42) Etching, aquatint and drypoint, 1799, Plate 7 from 'Los Caprichos' , from the First Edition, likely to be an early impression before the scratch on plate 45, on laid paper, with

Lot #: 1017

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francisco de Goya (Spanish

Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828) NADIE NOS HA VISTO (NO ONE HAS SEEN US) (DELTEIL 114; HARRIS 116) Etching, aquatint and engraving, 1799, plate 79 from 'Los Caprichos', from the First Edition, likely to be an early impression before the scratch on plate 45, on laid paper, with margins plate

Lot #: 1018

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francisco de Goya (Spanish

Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828) LA FILIACIÓN (THE FILIATION) (DELTEIL 94; HARRIS 92) Etching and aquatint, 1799, Plate 57 from 'Los Caprichos' , from the First Edition, likely to be an early impression before the scratch on plate 45, on laid paper, with margins plate 21.5 x 15cm, framed

Lot #: 1019

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francisco de Goya (Spanish

Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828) DESPACHA, QUE DISPIÉRTAN (BE QUICK, THEY ARE WAKING UP) (DELTEIL 115; HARRIS 113) Etching and aquatint, 1799, Plate 78 from 'Los Caprichos' , from the First Edition, likely to be an early impression before the scratch on plate 45, on laid paper, with margins

Lot #: 1020

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francisco de Goya (Spanish

Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828) EL DE LA ROLLONA (NANNY S BOY) (DELTEIL 41; HARRIS 39) Etching and aquatint, 1799, Plate 4 from the Sixth Edition of 'Los Caprichos', printed by the Calcografía for the Real Academia between 1890-1900, on wove paper, with margins plate 20.5 x 15cm, framed

Lot #: 1021

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francisco de Goya (Spanish

Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828) TANTALO (TANTALUS) (DELTEIL 44; HARRIS 46) Etching and aquatint, 1799, Plate 9 from the Sixth Edition of 'Los Caprichos', printed by the Calcografía for the Real Academia between 1890-1900, on wove paper, with margins plate 20.5 x 15cm, framed Condition Report

Lot #: 1022

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francisco de Goya (Spanish

Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828) MEJOR ES HOLGAR (IT IS BETTER TO BE LAZY) (DELTEIL 110; HARRIS 108) Etching and aquatint, 1799, Plate 73 from the Sixth Edition of 'Los Caprichos', printed by the Calcografía for the Real Academia between 1890-1900, on wove paper, with margins plate 21.5 x

Lot #: 1023

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 May 2017

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Francisco de Goya (Spanish

Francisco de Goya (Spanish, 1746-1828) DESPACHA, QUE DISPIÉRTAN (BE QUICK, THEY ARE WAKING UP) DELTEIL 115; HARRIS 113) Etching and aquatint, 1799, Plate 78 from the Sixth Edition of 'Los Caprichos', printed by the Calcografía for the Real Academia between 1890-1900, on wove paper, with margins

Lot #: 1024

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 24 May 2017

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1827) QUEEN OF EVIL; CREATION OF EVE; EVE EATING THE FORBIDDEN ...

After William Blake (British, 1757-1827) QUEEN OF EVIL; CREATION OF EVE; EVE EATING THE FORBIDDEN FRUIT; MICHAEL FORETELLS THE CRUCIFIXION Four etchings, 1878, from the book 'William Blake: Etchings from his Works', etched by William Bell Scott, printed by John Strangeways, London, published by

Lot #: 1025

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 May 2017

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After James Gillray (British

After James Gillray (British, 1757-1815) POLITICAL DREAMINGS! VISIONS OF PEACE! PERSPECTIVE HORRORS!; THE INJURED COUNT… Two engravings printed in colours with hand colouring, 1851, second one from the 'suppressed plates', both published by Henry G Bohn after the first edition published by the

Lot #: 1026

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 May 2017

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After James Gillray (British

After James Gillray (British, 1757-1815) A SPHERE, PROJECTING AGAINST A PLANE; CLEARING A FIVE BAR GATE; DIDO, IN DESPAIR! Three engravings printed in colours with hand colouring, 1851, from the 'Suppressed Plates' , published by Henry G Bohn, after the first edition published by the artist in

Lot #: 1027

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 May 2017

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J M W Turner (British

J M W Turner (British, 1775-1851) THE MILDMAY SEA PIECE Etching with mezzotint, 1812, the edition was 200, from the 'Liber Studiorum' portfolio, drawn and etched by the artist, engraved by Wiliam Annis and I C Easling, on wove paper, with full margins image 18.5 x 26.5cm, framed Condition Report

Lot #: 1028

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 May 2017

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J M W Turner (British

J M W Turner (British, 1775-1851) WATER MILL Etching and mezzotint, 1812, the edition was 200, from the 'Liber Studiorum' portfolio, drawn and etched by the artist, engraved by Robert Dunkerton, on wove paper, with full margins plate 29 x 21cm, framed Condition Report Request further information or

Lot #: 1029

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 24 May 2017

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After J M W Turner (British

After J M W Turner (British, 1775-1851) PROCRIS AND CEPHALUS Etching with mezzotint, 1812, the edition was 200, from the 'Liber Studiorum' portfolio, drawn and etched by the artist, engraved by George Clint, on wove paper, with full margins image 18.5 x 26.5cm, framed The Liber Studiorum, must still

Lot #: 1030

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 24 May 2017

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John Constable (British

John Constable (British, 1776-1837) A DELL, HELMINGHAM PARK, SUFFOLK Mezzotint, 1855, from 'English Landscape Scenery: A Series of Forty Mezzotint Engravings on Steel, by David Lucas, from Pictures Painted by John Constable, RA', published by H G Bohn, London, on wove paper, with full margins plate

Lot #: 1031

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 24 May 2017

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Amand Durand (French

Amand Durand (French, 1831-1905) TWO STUDIES OF A DRAPED FEMALE FIGURE (AFTER FRANCESCO PRIMATICCIO); THE COW WITH THE NEAR HORN CROOKED (AFTER PAUL POTTER); TOURELLE, RUE DE LA TIXANDÉRIE (AFTER CHARLES MERYON) Three heliogravure etchings, 1880, from the book 'Etchings and Etchers' by Philip

Lot #: 1035

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 24 May 2017

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Raoul Dufy (French

Raoul Dufy (French, 1877-1953) FROM THE SUITE 'VACANCES FORCÉES' Four wood engravings printed in colours, 1956, the edition was 233, printed by Jacques Beltrand, published by Roland Dorgelès and dedicated to the memory of the artist, each on wove paper, with full margins each overall 36 x 41cm

Lot #: 1036

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 24 May 2017