Auction 356 Prints & Drawings

CARICATURE -- GILLRAY -- "ELEMENTS OF SKATEING: Attitude! Attitude is every thing! - "The Consequence of going before the Wind" - "Making the most of a passing Friend, in a case of Emergency!" - "A Fundamental Error in the Art of Skaiting" - London, H. Humphrey, 1805 (?). Complete series of 4 cold. etchings "slightly aquatinted" on wove paper by James Gillray (1756-1815). c. 250 x 360 mm each. (2 plates cut close to yellow border, 1 cut close to grey border and 1 full margined w. distinctive plate mark).

Without any numbering in the upper margin. 1 plate (4th mentioned) w. watermark 'Ruse & Turners' (no year mentioned). - BM 10474; BM 10475; BM 10476; BM 10477.

€ 300

result € 700

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