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    Sale 5969

    A West Country Tradition - Avon Antiques, Bradford-upon-Avon, Wiltshire

    21 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 86

    A MATCHED PAIR OF GEORGE III REVERSE GLASS MEZZOTINTS OF SPRING AND AUTUMN

    BY I. SIMON, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF GEORGE III REVERSE GLASS MEZZOTINTS OF SPRING AND AUTUMN
    BY I. SIMON, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Depicting a pair of women allegorical of the seasons engraved Rosalba pinxit./I.Simon fecit., Sold by I. Simon at the Golden Eagle in Villers Street, York Buildings, in ebonised and gilt plaster frames
    17½ x 12½ in. (44.5 x 32 cm.) overall
    And a George III reverse glass mezzotint of Summer, Published Fairburn, 1796, in a brass frame; 16 x 12 in. (41 x 30.5 cm.) overall (3)


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