Setter. Pointer with the hunter coming along. Steel engraving by Christian Daumerlang (also Daumenlang, Wöhrd near Nuremberg 1812 – Nbg. 1851) after an anonymous copy. C. 1835. Inscribed as no. XIX, otherwise as above in German along with the address of the Art Establishment of the Bibliographical Institute. 6¾ × 7⅞ in (17.1 × 20 cm).

With the full platemark not measuring with, as rather more seldom for steel engravings, and left-sided stitch-margin.

Offer no. 14,814 / EUR  72. (c. US$ 83.) + shipping

“ It’s a truly one-of-a-kind very special item and I congratulate you on having the resources to have found it … You indeed have some wonderful things for sale.

These (ship) plans are indeed an exceptional find, Jan Hendrik, and I THANK YOU for making them available for sale. They are truly unique … Also – may I compliment you on your fantastic website display of the … plans – It is among the most professional and informative website I have ever seen! Mit Vielen Dank!!

Just a quick note to let you know your beautifully packed parcel arrived Friday in excellent condition due to your careful work.  THANK YOU for wrapping it so well – certainly better than I could do – and that says a lot.  It’s has been a real pleasure working with you … “

(Mr. M. W., from February 3 to March 7, 2011)


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