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Acrobats, Performing Dogs, Circus, Four Prints.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM


Acrobats, Performing Dogs, Circus, Four Prints. Including: Volatines a la Cuerda, Barcelona: imprenta de Ignacio Estivill, woodcut broadside showing forty-eight different moves performed by acrobats with some yellow hand-coloring, some tears, water stains, framed; Hier hebt gij, jeugd, beziet het wel, a mid-19th century Dutch woodcut with six small individual frames showing the tricks of a performing dog, who can jump through a hoop, ride a pony, use a spinning wheel, row a boat, play a fiddle, fight a billy goat, and more, hand-tinted in yellow, brown, and a muted red color, framed; a copper-plate engraving depicting several actions of acrobats (including upside down slackline horn playing), framed; [and] Internal View of the Royal Circus, St. Georges Fields, hand-colored steel engraving, matted and framed. (4)
Estimate $200-300

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