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Item Number: P1988
Title: Doctor Syntax copying the wit of the window
Source: The Tour of Doctor Syntax, In Search of the Picturesque
Size: Image 4.5"x7.5", Sheet 6"x9"
Comments: Excellent condition aquatint with original hand coloring, from famed English narrative comic poem. The colors and paper quality are much subtle and appealing than photo suggests. Publishers imprint at top of image "London, Published April 1, 1813 at R. Ackerman's Repository of Arts, 101 Strand".
Condition: Very good, fine color, slight evidence of aging in margins, sold unmatted and unframed.