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SNYDERS - EARLOM. A Game Market.

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SNYDERS - EARLOM. A Game Market.
 
Frans SNYDERS - Richard EARLOM
1579 – 1657; 1743 – 1822

A Game Market. 
1783

Mezzatinta. 420x575 mm. Rifilato sull’inciso e incollato su foglio di supporto. Iscrizioni: sotto l’immagine a sin. “Snyders & Long John Pinxerunt”; al centro “John Boydell excudit 1783”; a dx. “Richd. Earlom, Sculpsit”. Abili restauri.

Spettacolare raffigurazione di una bancarella del mercato con selvaggina, tra cui una testa di cinghiale, un cigno, un cervo, anatre, galline ecc. A sinistra il commerciante con un pavone sul braccio. Sotto il titolo l’iscrizione “'In the Collection of His Grace the Duke of Newcastle, at Clumber Park in Nottinghamshire”. Più sotto “The Empiress of Russia having purchased the Houghton Collection, the Proprietor had not time to make a Drawing from this Picture before their departure; The Duke of Newcastle having four Original Pictures by Snyders of the Markets, with very little variations, gave leave to make a Drawing from this Picture in order to make the set complete.”
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