25 March 1999,
Price realised GBP 4,370
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
After Sir Godfrey Kneller
The Kit Kat Club, by John Faber II
mezzotints, 1735, on laid paper, thirty nine from the full set of forty nine plates, sold by T. Tonson in the Strand & by J. Faber at the Golden Head in Bloomsbury Square, with full margins, some surface dirt and creasing, otherwise generally in good condition, unexamined out of frames
P. 350 x 250mm.
See illustration (39)
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Bought from Bennison, Pimlico Road, London, for the hall at Hans Crescent, on 5 May 1964.
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