16 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 625
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
Richard Houston (1721-1775), after Francis Sartorius
mezzotint on laid, extensively handcoloured with watercolour and gouache, with narrow margins, published by R.Sayer, London, 1770
S. 10 1/8 x 14 1/8in. (25.7 x 36cm.)
with a collection of equestrian mezzotints including 'The Terrible Horse Trentham' after G.Stubbs, extensively handcoloured with watercolour and gouache, first state of three; 'The Famous Horse Pumkin', published 1777; 'Jupiter' by W.Ward, after S.Gilpin; and a the head of a horse, by G.Dawe, after J.Northcote (5)
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