Engraving on hand laid paper. on paper.
Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 29.9 x 22.5 cm. The image size is ca. 26.2 x 21.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 11.8 x 8.9 inch. The image size is ca. 10.3 x 8.5 inch.
Antique print, titled: ”La veuve d”Edouard IV, le duc d”York et les Archeveques.” – This plate shows the widow of Edward IV presenting the Duke of York to the Archbishops. Source unknown, to be determined.Artists and Engravers: Made by ‘Antonio Suntach’ after ‘Galgano Cipriani’. Antonio Suntach (1744-1828) was an Italian reproductive stipple engraver. He began working under Volpato with Remondini, copying prints of Morland and Kauffman. Galgano Cipriani (1775-ca. 1857) was an Italian engraver from Siena. He was a pupil of Raphael Morghen. He became a professor at the Naples and Venice Academies. He was the brotehr of Giovanni Battista and Barbato.
Condition: Fair, given age. Margins quite stained nd soiled. A vertical fold in the middle of the sheet. Only a few small stains in the image area. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ANTIQUE PRINT-WIDOW-EDWARD IV-DUKE-YORK-ARCHBISHOP-CIPRIANI-SUNTACH