Tinted lithograph. Image measures 13" x 16.75". In this print, a red deer, one of the largest deer species, is chased by two deer hounds, one which leaps in unison with the larger animal. The comparably small size of the dogs showcases the large size of the deer, which looks down at his pursuer with a wide eye full of a palpable sense of fear. The print, published circa 1840, is in good condition with minor stains. Wear to the...
London. Tinted lithograph. Image measures 12.5" x 16.75". In this print, a young and old fallow buck lay in a grassy field, with the young buck, distinguishable by his spots, resting his head on the stomach of the older deer. Fallow deer are native to Europe, and the sight is one that would not have been uncommon in the countryside of England, where the print was likely published circa 1840. The deer's antlers and fur have been rendered with exquisite...
London. Tinted lithograph. Image measures 11.5" x 14.5". This print contains four views of deer, both alone and in groups. Clockwise from left: a buck with two does near a lake; a buck with two fawns by a haystand; a young buck lying in the fores; and a buck reclined against a rock. The print, published circa 1840, is in good condition with minor stains. Wear to the margins not affecting the image.
New York: Derrydale, 1940. Introduction by Gordon Grand. Extensively illustrated. xxxi + 283pp., 4to, red cloth, t.e.g.; spine and part of front cover faded, small stain upper front corner New York: Derrydale Press, (1940). An internally fine copy in a very good/very good (-) binding. Long, warm inscription from the author on the dedication page. One of 950 copies. VOLUME ONE ONLY.
New York: Derrydale, 1932. Illustrated by J.A. Twachtman. Tall 8vo, gilt-stamped red boards. New York: Derrydale Press, 1932. Just a touch of wear at edges and some discoloration on endpaper from old bookplate, otherwise a fine copy, housed in a custom 2-piece leather slipcase. Limited edition- one of 950 copies.
London: I. Dickinson, 1823. View. Lithograph with original hand coloring. Page measures 6.75" x 10.5". Little is known about this charming lithograph depicting two horses and their riders at a hunt with the hounds leading the way. Minor wear and aging to edges and margins. Lower right corner has slight crease. Small tear to bottom edge.
London: Ackermann, 1839. Engraved frontis., half-title illustration, many wood engravings, xii + 327pp., plus ads, 8vo, full gilt-bordered and lettered leather, inner dentelles, a.e.g.; original cloth covers bound in, minor scuffing and fading. London: Ruldolph Ackermann, 1839. First Edition. A very good copy.
London: Bumpus, 1906. Sepia fronitspiece portrait, foxing on tissue guard and title page. 12mo, red cloth, somewhat dust-soiled. London: John and Edward Bumpus, 1906. First Edition. A very good(-) copy. With a 19thc hand written letter attached to the rear fly-leaf and previous owner's name on inside front cover.