07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Two English Bookplate Engravings of Manor Seats

$95$80
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Two English Bookplate Engravings of Manor Seats, 18th century, unframed, by Joannes Kip, taken from Britannia Illustrata, or Views of Several of the Queens Palaces..., or Nouveau Theatre de la Grande Bretagne, one hand colored, titled "Brightwel (sic) in the County of Suffolk..., lightly hinged to mat, sheet size 20 3/4 x 16; and an uncolored view titled "Syston the Seat of Sam'l Trotman Esq.," sheet size 19 x 16 3/4 in.
Estimate $150-200

both folded at center.
Colored: light dampstaining at borders. hinged lightly at upper right corner to an old, dampstained mat.
uncolored: small edge tears and light browning.

Keywords

Suffolk, Sam'l Trotman