• Old Master, Decorative, Modern auction at Christies

    Sale 5867

    Old Master, Decorative, Modern and Contemporary Prints

    16 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    James Watson (1740-1790), after Henry Morland

    A Girl Singing Ballads by a Paper Lanthorn; and A Girl by Candle light

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    James Watson (1740-1790), after Henry Morland
    A Girl Singing Ballads by a Paper Lanthorn; and A Girl by Candle light
    each inscribed with artist and engraver's names in the lower margin in pencil
    mezzotint on laid paper, proofs before all titles with narrow margins, very rich strong impressions
    S. 13 3/8 x 9¼in. (34 x 32.5cm.) (2)


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