Lot 599

Album de Chasse et Pêche (cover title). Album with 20 aquatint panels in sepia, designed by John Callow, Fallow, Newton Fielding and others, died by Himely. o.O., Dr. u. J. (ca. 1849). 20 Bll. Transversal-4°. HLwd. at present with cover title (scraped, spine with tears).
Hunting

Album de Chasse et Pêche (cover title). Album with 20 aquatint panels in sepia, designed by John Callow, Fallow, Newton Fielding and others, died by Himely. o.O., Dr. u. J. (ca. 1849). 20 Bll. Transversal-4°. HLwd. at present with cover title (scraped, spine with tears).
Rare set with titles in English and French of beautiful, moving hunting and fishing scenes. A nice album with 20 aquatints illustrating the hunting of wild boar, shooting partridges, and catching whales and oysters. - Cf. Thieme-B. V, 408 (V. Callow). - Partly spotted and somewhat browned, 1 plate with small tear in margin.
Hunting. - Chasse. - Album with 20 aquatint plates. With titles in English and French. A handsome album of 20 aquatint plates illustrating the hunting of the wild boar, the shooting of woodcocks and partridges, and the catching of whales and oysters, among other subjects. - Contemp. half cloth, title to board (chafing, tears to spine). - Partly some staining and browning, small marginal tear to 1 plate.