1 July 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 688
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
Samuel Palmer (1805-1891)
The Early Ploughman (Lister 9)
etching, circa 1860, on laid paper with an indistinct watermark, a good impression of the fourth state (of nine), with margins, trimmed inside the upper and lower platemark but well outside the subject, occasional pale staining and scattered foxing, taped to the mount on the reverse at the upper sheet edge, otherwise in good condition, framed
P. 130 x 197 mm., S. 175 x 267 mm.
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