« The hound some praise and some the Hawk:
Some better pleased with private sport, Use tennis some a Mistress court:
But these delights I neither wish Nor envy while I freely fish. »

William Andrew Chatto, The Angler’s Souvenir, 1845

Fishing & Angling

in drawings prints and books

Hermanus van Brussel, Landscape with the Two Anglers
State-in-progress unknown to literature
before completion of the second state
Hermanus van Brussel
The Landscape with the Two Anglers at the Water

“ this is to let you know that the book has arrived in excellent shape, and that I am delighted to have it ”

(Mr. P. M., April 30, 2003)