3 December 2010
THOMSON, James (1700-1748). The Seasons Illustrated with Engravings by P. Bartolozzi & P.W. Tomkinsfrom Original Picturesby William Hamilton. London: T. Bensley for Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1807.
4o (300 x 236 mm). 9 full-page engravings, 4 engraved vignettes (light browning and occasional light spotting). Contemporary red straight-grained morocco gilt, edges and turn-ins gilt, edges gilt concealing a DOUBLE FORE-EDGE PAINTING OF ANGLING AND ICE SKATING (rebacked, lightly rubbed). Provenance: Theophilus Bolton (bookplate); Estelle Doheny (bookplate; her sale Christie's Camarillo California, 2 February 1988, lot 670).
Weber I, p.149.
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