FOREIGN FIELD SPORTS, FISHERIES, SPORTING ANECDOTES
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
Rs. 3,00,000 - 3,50,000
(Inclusive 15% margin)
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.