12 March 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
Thomas Burford (1710-1774), after James Seymour
handcoloured mezzotints on laid paper, fourth state of four, the rare set of four, good impressions with margins, published by R.Sayer, London, 1787
P. 14 1/8 x 20¼in. (35.9 x 51.4cm.) (4)
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the set comprising: Going to Cover (L'entrée du Bois); Making a Cast at a Fault (Les Chiens cherchans a retrouver la Piste); The Chace (La Chasse); and The Death of the Fox (La Mort du Renard)
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