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    Sale 5364

    Christie's Interiors

    2 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 236

    William Holland publisher, late 18th century

    Contest between England and Spain for the Dominion of the Seas, 1790

    Price Realised  

    William Holland publisher, late 18th century
    Contest between England and Spain for the Dominion of the Seas, 1790
    handcoloured etching, published London, 1790
    S. 9½ x 13in. (24 x 33cm.)
    with 'He cannot go to Spain, or Canning's Death Blow'; 'AR_Y_L Visit to a Foreign Capital, or the Ambassador not at home-!!-April 1817'; 'Very unpleasant weather, or the Old saying verified "Raining cats, dogs & pitchforks!!!"'; 'The City Hunt'; and 'A Lamentable Case of a Jury-man', handcoloured etchings, by Rowlandson, Cruikshank (6)


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