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Attributed to William Heath ("Paul Pry") (British, 1795-1840) Belles and Beaus, or A Scene in Hyde Park

Auction:
3150B
Lot:
257A
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$123$100

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3150B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 13, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Attributed to William Heath ("Paul Pry") (British, 1795-1840)

Belles and Beaus, or A Scene in Hyde Park
. Unsigned, titled in the plate l.c. Hand-colored etching, published August 12, 1817, by Thomas Tegg (British, 1776-1846), sight size 8 3/4 x 12 3/4 in. (22.2 x 32.4 cm), framed.
Condition: Fading to the lettering, not examined out of frame.

Literature: Frederic George Stephens, M. Dorothy George, Catalogue of political and personal satires preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, 11 vols., London, 1870, vol. IX, cat. no. 12939.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

William Heath, M. Dorothy George, Thomas Tegg, London, Art history, Arts, British Museum, Caricature, Catalogue of Political and Personal Satires Preserved in the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum, Catalogues, Frederic George Stephens, Paul Pry, Stephens, Tegg, Visual arts

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