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Ephemera:  18th Century Mezzotint of Frederick, Prince of Wales
His Royal Highness Prince Frederick & c.
Painted at Hanover by Mr. Fountain, 1723 J. Smith fect
Sold by J. Smith at the Lyon & Crown in Russel Street Covent Garden
This is a very fine strike of the 16 year old Prince of Wales sporting armor, ermine and an elaborate wig.
The print is set in a period style carved, sand gilt and black painted frame by Perry Hopf.
About an inch margin, the print is in fine condition with a slight birm crossing the Prince at chest level.
England, 1723

Engraving on laid paper  11 by 15 1/2 inches, print size.  $975
   
   
   


 

 




 
804 Timberlake Dr., Edwardsville, IL 62025    603.498.5009    johnphilbrick@gwi.net