Benjamin Marshall, Driver

Marshall, Benjamin (?, horse painter in London and Newmarket, 1767-1835). Driver. Brown horse with jockey in blue-white to the left. On the right road marking, in the distance isolated properties. Colored steel engraving by John Romney (England about 1786 – Chester 1863). Inscribed: L. (sic!) Marshall, Pinxt. / I. Romney, Sculpt. / Published by M. A. Pittman, Warwick Square, London, Octr. 1, 1832, otherwise as above. 4½ × 5 in (11.5 × 12.8 cm).

On strong paper, above trimmed to subject, but added. – Especially above and right in the upper part in the cut of the passepartout feebly browned and light edge resp. – Horse portrait in fine colors.

Offer no. 15,284 / EUR  75. (c. US$ 91.) + shipping

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