Antique Print-A STORY OF THE WOODS-CHILD-Finden-1843

Price: € 44,50

Subject: Plate: 'A Story of the Woods.' This plate shows two women and a child with an arrow beside them.
Condition: Excellent. General age related toning and foxing. Please study scan as this shows the condion very well. Foxing can be removed on request.
Medium: Steel engraving on a velling type paper. Age: 1843. Authenticity guaranteed.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 25 x 35.5 cm. The image size is ca. 18 x 28.5 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.8 x 14 inch. The image size is ca. 7.1 x 11.2 inch.
Part Number: 18773
Location: A190-32
Description: This scarse old antique engraved print originates from: 'Findens' Tableaux of National Character, Beauty, and Costume. Containing a series of sixty-one beautiful illustrations engraved by and under the superintendence of W. and E. Finden. With original tales in prose and Poetry... in two volumes.', published by T.G. March, London, 1843.

Artists and Engravers: William Finden (1787-1852) was an English line engraver. His younger brother, Edward Finden (1791-1857), worked in conjunction with him, and so much demand arose for their productions that ultimately a company of assistants was engaged. This plate engraved by W.H. Egleton after W. Perring.