‘The Death of the Fox. La Mort du Renard’
Mezzotint engraving on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 37 x 26,7 cm. (14,6 x 10,5 inch). Image size: 35,3 x 25,2 cm. (13,9 x 9,9 inch).
Published by Luarie & Whittle, 53 Fleet Street London.
Made by ‘Thomas Burford’ after ‘James Seymour’. Thomas Burford (1710?1770) was an English mezzotint engraver. James Seymour (1702?1752) was an English painter, widely recognized for his equestrian art.
Condition: Good, given age. Paper loss at top remargined. Some ppaper separation at plate edges, backed. Corners rounded, not ffecting plate or image. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: DEATH OF THE FOX-FOX HUNTING SCENE