Date of Printing: 1848 • Medium: Mezzotint • Subject Category: Social & Historical Settings • Signed: Plate signed, Lower Left • Period Created: Romantic (1800 - 1899) • Plate Size HxWxD cm: 24.7 x 20.5 • Leaf Paper Size HxW cm: 35 x 25.6 • Style: Original Vintage • Print on Verso: Blank on verso • Condition: Fair, with slight foxing • Edition Type: Limited Edition • Paper Type: Heavy Unbleached Cotton Rag • Framed: Print only
Reading the News - after Sir David Wilkie, Engraved by W. Taylor. From the picture in the Vernon Gallery."
"The Wilkie gallery : a selection of the best pictures of the late Sir David Wilkie, R.A., including his Spanish and Oriental sketches, with notices biographical and critical", published in London, 1848
by Wilkie, David, Sir, 1785-1841, creator; Virtue, George, 1793?-1868, publisher; W. Day. Engraved by W. Taylor.
Slight foxing around edges and some spotting in the image. Please see the photos.