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    Sale 5955

    British Mezzotints & Printed Hankerchiefs, Part II, from the collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    25 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1191

    Thomas Burford (1710-1774), after James Seymour

    Fox Hunting

    Price Realised  


    Thomas Burford (1710-1774), after James Seymour
    Fox Hunting
    mezzotints on laid paper with margins, first state of four, published by T.Burford, London, 1761, in original 18th century frames, with a carved giltwood slip
    S. 15½ x 21¾in. (39.3 x 55.3cm.)
    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) (4)

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