This auction is for :- A fine and detailed print from engraving
'DRAWN by William Hogarth, engraved by J Phillibrown '
This scene (a partner to another entitled 'FRANCE', being sold separately), takes place at an Inn named for the 'gallant' Duke of Cumberland
The crowd here are all well fed and the inn sign boast that (presumably beef) Roast and Boil'd every day
A painter is depicting the French 'Grand Monarque' who is captioned to be saying ' You take my fine ships you be de Pirate; You be de teef : me send my grand armies and hang you all'
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This and its partner would make a fine conversation piece
There is some brown spotting (foxing) to this one see scan in region around the French King and the artist
The print measures overall approximately 270 x 200 mm (or 10.5 x 8 inches)
There is some age yellowing possibly with some spotting - please check the larger picture for condition.
Anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description.
This item will be shipped flat in a board backed envelope, and protected inside that envelope by a plastic sleeve
Info. The term "an original print" is a pictorial image made in a manner which allows it to be multiplied, and originating from the date stated. This includes examples of various methods of printmaking including engravings, etchings, woodcuts etc. Many prints inevitably would have been originally bound in a book at some time
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