‘Elements of skateing. The Consequence of going before the wind.’
Etching with original hand colouring on wove (vellin type) paper.
Sheet size: 37 x 27 cm. (14,6 x 10,6 inch). Image size: 35 x 24,3 cm. (13,8 x 9,6 inch).
From a series of four. Edition before numbering. (Later 1851 Bohn ed. has numbering) This item has not been fully researched / described. Please inquire for possible additional information.
Made by ‘James Gillray’ after own design. James Gillray (1757-1815) was one the most famous caricaturists in Britain. He made a large number of prints with caricatures and satires.
Condition: Good, given age. Light browning. Remains of tape on rear from attachment. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: SATIRE-HUMOR-SKATING SCENE