Lot 290

Scrap album.-

A collection of miscellaneous engravings and mezzotints, pasted in, including scenes of Spanish bullfight, English and Irish landscapes, fashionable dresses from Ackermann’s Repository (1815) and other works, 42 vignettes, mostly hand coloured, from ‘The Comic Adventures of Old Mother Hubbard and her Dog’, [J. Harris, 1805], ‘Paddy Wack’s first ride in a sedan’,  [Laurie & Whittle, 1801], scenes of Roman history, 14 vignettes from ‘The Queen of Hearts’, ‘The King of Spades’, ‘The King of Clubs’, and ‘The Diamond King’ (1782), 25 from ‘The House that Jack Built’, ‘The Twelve Labours of Hercules Son of Jupiter and Alcmena’, 30 from ‘Old Dame Trot and her Comical Cat’, ’15 from Pug’s Visit the Disasters of Mr. Punch’, Langley’s New Drawing Book of Beasts, a number hand-coloured, dust soiling, some waterstaining, tearing, paper covers, lacking upper board and spine, textblock split, v.s.

Estimate: £200-£300