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Samuel Howitt, Shooting Antelopes

Howitt, Samuel (1756 – Somers Town 1822). Shooting Antelopes, India. Schuß von der Schießkuh in ein Rudel von sechs Antilopen. Aquatinta von Matthew Dubourg (tätig London 1808-38) im Ursprungskolorit. Bezeichnet: Howitt del. / Published & Sold March 1st. 1813, by Edwd. Orme, Bond St. London. / Dubourg sculpt., ansonsten wie vor. 18,3 x 23,1 cm.

Tooley 225, 50. – Aus der 1819er Zweitauflage von FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS , Schwerdt I (1928), 177 ff.: “The coloured plates … especially those drawn by Howitt, are fine, both as regards draughtsmanship and colouring … (The book) is sure to increase in value … ”.

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