Rare Books

FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS, FISHERIES, SPORTING ANECDOTES

Lot No
25
Description
Drawings by Messrs. Howitt, Atkinson, Clark, Manskirch, and c
Publisher : Edward Orme, Publisher to His Majesty, New Bond Street
Location : London
Year : Circa 1823
Printer : Howlett and Brimmer, Printers, Soho
Plates: 110/110
Estimate
Rs. 3,00,000 - 3,50,000

Winning Bid

₹ 3,41,550

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

An ornate hardbound cover with an outer border of foliate design embossed in gold. The spine has the title embossed in gold and one of the illustrations from the book also embossed in gold. Each plate has a description on the page facing it. The book also includes a 1813 supplement of the New South Wales towards the end. This book contains hunting scenes from across the world including Africa, Europe, the Middle East and the Americas.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.