etching on wove paper.
Sheet size: 4 x 4,7 cm. (1,6 x 1,9 inch). Image size: 5 x 5,6 cm. (2 x 2,2 inch).
From a later edition of the complete works of Deuchar (A Collection of etchings after the most eminent Masters …, first published in 1803.) This ed. which varies quite a bit from the earlier version, with less prints, but many more prints by Deuchar himself and others, we estimate was printed around 1870. The original work, was printed in a limited number for Deuchar’s art friends. As such they are quite scarse. The date in our titles is the date the etchings were originally etched.
Made by ‘David Deuchar’ after own design. Made by ‘David Deuchar”. David Deuchar (1743-1808) worked as an engraver and etcher in Edinburgh. Born in Haarlem in 1610,
Condition: Good, given age. small margins, a little brownish on the right General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: PORTRAIT – TWO MAN SMILING – CIRCULAR PRINT