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    Sale 5437

    British Mezzotints and Printed Handkerchiefs from the Collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    12 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 80

    Thomas Burford (1710-1774), after James Seymour

    Fox Hunting

    Price Realised  


    Thomas Burford (1710-1774), after James Seymour
    Fox Hunting
    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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