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Dr. Adam Clarke and the Priests of Buddha, 1845

Dr. Adam Clarke and the Priests of Buddha, 1845.
"Dr. Adam Clarke and the Priests of Buddha" engraved by Robinson after a picture by Moses, published in The People's Gallery of Engravings, 1845. Steel engraved antique print, good condition with full plate mark. Size 18 x 11.5 cms to plate mark, plus margins. Ref H9234

 
Rev. Robert Morrison and Chinese assistants translating the Bible, 1845

Rev. Robert Morrison and Chinese assistants translating the Bible, 1845.
"The Revd. Robert Morrison D.D. And his assistants in the translation the Bible into Chinese" engraved by W.Holl after a picture by G.Chinnery, published in The People's Gallery of Engravings, 1845. Morrison was first Christian Protestant missionary in China. Steel engraved antique print, very slight age browning, otherwise good condition with full plate mark. Size 23 x 14.5 cms to plate mark, plus margins. Ref H9192

 
Charles I refusing the Treaty of Oxford (in 1643), 1845

Charles I refusing the Treaty of Oxford (in 1643), 1845.
"Charles I refusing the Treaty of Oxford" (English Civil War, 1643) engraved by A.H.Payne after a picture by L.Hicks, published in Payne's Universum ..., 1845. Steel engraved antique print, good condition. Size 17 x 14.5 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H9032

 



Fairfax before the Countess of Derby, 1845

Fairfax before the Countess of Derby, 1845.
"Fairfax before the Countess of Derby" (English Civil War, 1644) engraved by A.H.Payne after a picture by L.Hicks, published in Payne's Universum ..., 1845. Steel engraved antique print, good condition. Size 17.5 x 15 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H9031

 
Murder of the Princes in the Tower in 1483, 1845

Murder of the Princes in the Tower in 1483, 1845.
"The Murder of the Princes in the Tower" (in 1483, supposedly on the orders of Richard III Plantagenet) engraved by A.H.Payne after a picture by Northcote, published in Payne's Universum ..., 1845. Steel engraved antique print, good condition. Size 11.5 x 18.5 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H9025

 
The Fall of Clarendon (in 1667), 1849

The Fall of Clarendon (in 1667), 1849.
"The Fall of Clarendon" (in 1667) engraved by Frederick Bacon after a picture by E M Ward, published in the Art Journal, 1849. Steel engraved antique print, good condition. Size 24 x 20.5 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H8888

 



Frederick II of Prussia & Voltaire, 1841

Frederick II of Prussia & Voltaire, 1841.
"Fred. II King of Prussia & Voltaire" small steel engraved print published by Thomas Kelly in H.Jones's Modern Geography ..., 1841. Slight staining lower right. Size 9 x 7.5 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H8788

 
Sir Walter Raleigh smoking, 1841

Sir Walter Raleigh smoking, 1841.
"Sir Walter Raleigh" (having his pipe put out with a jug of water) small steel engraved print published by Thomas Kelly in H.Jones's Modern Geography ..., 1841. Good condition. Size 9.5 x 7.5 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H8547

 
Daniel Defoe in the Pillory, after Crowe, 1868

Daniel Defoe in the Pillory, after Crowe, 1868.
"De Foe in the Pillory" (in 1703) engraved by J.C.Armytage after a picture by E.Crowe, published in The Art Journal, 1868. Steel engraved antique print on heavy paper, good condition. Size 25 x 22 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H8096

 



Mahomet, the Turkish Emperor killing Irene, 1788

Mahomet, the Turkish Emperor killing Irene, 1788.
"Mahomet the Turkish Emperor murdering the beautiful Irene" engraved by Grignion, published in Thomas Bankes's New .. System of Universal Geography, London, about 1788. Copper engraved antique print. Slight soiling in lower margin, otherwise good condition. Size 16 x 25.5 cms including title, plus margins with full plate mark. Ref H7690

 
Thomas Kouli Kan (Emperor of Persia) assassinated, 1788

Thomas Kouli Kan (Emperor of Persia) assassinated, 1788.
"Thomas Kouli Kan, Emperor of Persia, Assassinated in his tent by five of his Officers, two of whom he killed, before they could dispatch him" engraved by Grignion after a picture by Wale, published in Thomas Bankes's New .. System of Universal Geography, London, about 1788. Copper engraved antique print. Some creasing in the margins, otherwise good condition. Size 17 x 28 cms including title, plus margins with full plate mark. Ref H7688

 
Feeding the Sacred Ibis in the Halls of Karnac, 1874

Feeding the Sacred Ibis in the Halls of Karnac, 1874.
"Feeding the Sacred Ibis in the Halls of Karnac" engraved by F.Joubert after a picture by E.J.Poynter, published in the Art Journal, 1874. Steel engraved antique print with recent hand colour. Good condition, on heavy-weight paper. Size 18 x 27.5 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H7203

 



Spaniards & Peruvians (Conquistadors), 1851

Spaniards & Peruvians (Conquistadors), 1851.
"Spaniards & Peruvians" engraved by W.Greatbach after a picture by H.P.Briggs, published in the Art Journal, 1851. Steel engraved antique print with recent hand colour. Good condition, on heavy-weight paper. Size 24.5 x 21 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H7200

 
Cardinal Wolsey entering Leicester Abbey, 1845

Cardinal Wolsey entering Leicester Abbey, 1845.
"Cardinal Wolsey" (entering Leicester Abbey, 1530) engraved by A.H.Payne after a picture by R.Westall, published in Payne's Universum ..., 1845. Steel engraved antique print, good condition. Size 12 x 18.5 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H6871

 
Anglo-Saxon ships, 1842

Anglo-Saxon ships, 1842.
"Vaisseaux Anglo-Saxons" steel engraved antique print with recent hand colour. Published in a volume of L'Univers ..., Paris, 1842. Good condition. Size 14.5 x 10.5 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H6467

 



First Reading of the English Bible, 1845

First Reading of the English Bible, 1845.
"The First Reading of the English Bible" engraved by A.H.Payne after a picture by L.Hicks, published in Payne's Universum ..., 1845. Steel engraved antique print, with recent hand colour, good condition. Size 17 x 14 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H6243

 
Saxon Chief, 1842

Saxon Chief, 1842.
"Chef Saxon" steel engraved antique print, published in a volume of L'Univers, Paris, 1842. Slight age browning, otherwise good condition. Size 10 x 16 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H6177

 
Italy, news of the relief of Florence in 1496, 1884

Italy, news of the relief of Florence in 1496, 1884.
"How they brought the Good News" (news of Relief of Florence in 1496) engraved by F.Joubert after a picture by F.W.W.Topham, published in The Art Journal, 1884. Steel engraved antique print with recent hand colouring. Good condition. Size 25 x 20 cms including title, plus margins. Ref H5617

 
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