2 - 3 December 2003
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AFTER SAMUEL HOWITT (1760-1822)
Orme's Collection of British Field Sports: Eight Plates
eight offset lithographs in colors, 1955, on wove papers, from the reprinted deluxe edition of 20, all with margins, the palest light staining, otherwise all apparently in excellent condition, in French mats and faux gilt frames, not examined out of the frames
all L. approx. 13 x 17 5/8 in. (330 x 447 mm.)
all S. approx. 19½ x 24½ in. (495 x 622 mm.) (8)
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Duck Shooting.: Two Copies; Fox Hunting.; Hare Hunting. I.; Hare Hunting. 2nd.; Partridge Shooting. II.; Shooters Going Out in a Morning.; and Woodcock Shooting.
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