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  1. The Gold Beater.
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    PHILLIPS, Richard.

    The Gold Beater. 1860

    £65

    An attractively framed small print from a Victorian ‘Book of Trades’ by Richard Phillips. Read more

  2. Baker.
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    PHILLIPS, Richard.

    Baker. 1860

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    An attractively framed small print from a Victorian ‘Book of Trades’ by Richard Phillips. Read more

  3. Carpet Weaver.
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    PHILLIPS, Richard.

    Carpet Weaver. 1860

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    An attractively framed small print from a Victorian ‘Book of Trades’ by Richard Phillips. Read more

  4. (Horsemanship)
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    PASS, Crispin van de.

    (Horsemanship) 1625

    £275

    From the L’Instrction du Roy en L’Exercise de Monter a Cheval by Antoine de Pluvinel. An important work on equestrianism, engraved by the Dutch engraver Crispijn de Pass. Pluvinel’s innovative method of horse training was regarded as much more humane than earlier methods. This is … Read more

  5. (Horsemanship)
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    PASS, Crispin van de.

    (Horsemanship) 1625

    £250

    From the L’Instrction du Roy en L’Exercise de Monter a Cheval by Antoine de Pluvinel. An important work on equestrianism, engraved by the Dutch engraver Crispijn de Pass. Pluvinel’s innovative method of horse training was regarded as much more humane than earlier methods. This is … Read more

  6. (Horsemanship)
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    PASS, Crispin van de.

    (Horsemanship) 1625

    £250

    From the L’Instrction du Roy en L’Exercise de Monter a Cheval by Antoine de Pluvinel. An important work on equestrianism, engraved by the Dutch engraver Crispijn de Pass. Pluvinel’s innovative method of horse training was regarded as much more humane than earlier methods. This is … Read more

  7. A Summer Day in the Garden at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital.
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    THE ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS.

    A Summer Day in the Garden at St. Bartholomew’s Hospital. 1895

    £95

    A tranquil lithograph outside St. Bartholomew’s Hospital on a glorious summers day in 1895. Some nurses and patients are seen enjoying the undoubted restorative benefits of being out of the wards, and into the sunshine! Read more

  8. La nouvelle invention pour les airs a Courbettes de ferme, sur les Voltes a Droite…
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    CAVENDISH, William

    La nouvelle invention pour les airs a Courbettes de ferme, sur les Voltes a Droite… 1737

    £550

    This print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published in 1657 in Antwerp. William Cavendish, The Duke of Newcastle, lost his fortune … Read more

  9. Les deux Seigneurs qui sont a Cheval…
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Les deux Seigneurs qui sont a Cheval… 1737

    £550

    This highly decorative and handsome print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published in 1657 in Antwerp. William Cavendish, The Duke of Newcastle, … Read more

  10. Parade du trot pour La Main Gauche.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Parade du trot pour La Main Gauche. 1737

    £500

    This print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published in 1657 in Antwerp. William Cavendish, The Duke of Newcastle, lost his fortune … Read more

  11. Pour travailler de la rene du cavesson dedans al volte et de la jambre…
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Pour travailler de la rene du cavesson dedans al volte et de la jambre… 1737

    £550

    This delightful print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published in 1657 in Antwerp. William Cavendish, The Duke of Newcastle, lost his … Read more

  12. Charles le Second: Roy de la Grande Bretagne.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Charles le Second: Roy de la Grande Bretagne. 1737

    £525

    This very handsome print of King Charles II, astride his mount, attended by numerous angels and cherubs, is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first … Read more

  13. Capriolles sur les Voltes a main Gauche.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Capriolles sur les Voltes a main Gauche. 1737

    £550

    This striking print shows a nobleman galloping past Bolsover Castle in Derbyshire. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published in … Read more

  14. Les renes dans la maintant au passage, que sur les voltes terre a terre tant la…
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Les renes dans la maintant au passage, que sur les voltes terre a terre tant la… 1737

    £575

    This wonderful print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published in 1657 in Antwerp. William Cavendish, The Duke of Newcastle, lost his … Read more

  15. Monsigneur le Marquis a Cheval, Le Capitainne a pie.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Monsigneur le Marquis a Cheval, Le Capitainne a pie. 1737

    £575

    This wonderful equestrian print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published in 1657 in Antwerp. William Cavendish, The Duke of Newcastle, lost … Read more

  16. A Perspective View of the Bank of England.
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    BANKES, Thomas.

    A Perspective View of the Bank of England. c 1775

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    Established in 1694, it is the second oldest central bank in the world. It was established to act as the English Government’s banker, and to this day it still acts as the banker for HM Government. The Bank’s headquarters has been located in London’s … Read more

  17. The Custom House.
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    BANKES, Thomas.

    The Custom House. c 1775

    £145

    The Custom House, on the north bank of the Thames in the City of London was formerly in use for the collection of customs duties. It was in use for many centuries and rebuilt on a number of occasions. This charming engraving shows a busy … Read more

  18. A Perspective View of St.Bartholomew’s Hospital.
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    BANKES, Thomas.Engraved by Hawkins.

    A Perspective View of St.Bartholomew’s Hospital. c 1775

    £120

    St Bartholomew’s Hospital, (also known as Barts), was founded in 1123 in Smithfield in the City of London. It is the oldest surviving hospital in England. The Henry VIII entrance to the hospital is still the main public entrance; the statue of Henry VIII is … Read more

  19. The Royal Exchange.
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    BANKES, Thomas.

    The Royal Exchange. c 1775

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    The Royal Exchange was officially opened by Queen Elizabeth I on 23 January 1571. This is an engraving of the second exchange built on the site. It was designed by Edward Jarman, and was opened in 1669, however it unfortunately was destroyed by fire in … Read more

  20. Jacques Offenbach.
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    WILLS, W. D. & H. O.

    Jacques Offenbach. 1912

    £75

    One of a series of portraits of famous musicians issued by the Imperial Tobacco Company, founded by the Bristol tobacco manufacturers W. D. and H. O. Wills. Jacques Offenbach (1819-1880) was a German-born French composer, cellist and impresario. He is remembered for his operettas … Read more

  21. Richard Wagner.
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    WILLS, W. D. & H. O.

    Richard Wagner. 1912

    £75

    One of a series of portraits of famous musicians issued by the Imperial Tobacco Company, founded by the Bristol tobacco manufacturers W. D. and H. O. Wills. Richard Wagner (1813–1883) was a German composer, conductor, theatre director primarily known for his operas. Perhaps the … Read more

  22. Enrico Caruso.
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    WILLS, W. D. & H. O.

    Enrico Caruso. 1912

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    One of a series of portraits of famous musicians issued by the Imperial Tobacco Company, founded by the Bristol tobacco manufacturers W. D. and H. O. Wills. Enrico Caruso (1873–1921) was an Italian tenor. He sang to much acclaim at the major opera houses of … Read more

  23. Richard Strauss.
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    WILLS, W. D. & H. O.

    Richard Strauss. 1912

    £75

    One of a series of portraits of famous musicians issued by the Imperial Tobacco Company, founded by the Bristol tobacco manufacturers W. D. and H. O. Wills. Richard Strauss (1864 – 1949) was a leading German composer of the late Romantic and early modern eras. … Read more

  24. Felix Mendelssohn.
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    WILLS, W. D. & H. O.

    Felix Mendelssohn. 1912

    £75

    One of a series of portraits of famous musicians issued by the Imperial Tobacco Company, founded by the Bristol tobacco manufacturers W. D. and H. O. Wills. Mendelsshon (1809-47) was a German organist, composer, pianist and conductor. His essentially conservative musical tastes, however, set him … Read more

  25. Franz Liszt.
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    WILLS, W. D. & H. O.

    Franz Liszt. 1912

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    One of a series of portraits of famous musicians issued by the Imperial Tobacco Company, founded by the Bristol tobacco manufacturers W. D. and H. O. Wills. Liszt (1811-86) was born in Hungary. He was a pianist, composer, music teacher and a conductor. He was … Read more

  26. Surgery [Surgical Intruments]
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    BELL, A.

    Surgery [Surgical Intruments] c1810

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    A pair of facinating and terrifying prints of early nineteenth century surgical instruments. Read more

  27. Guy’s Hospital.
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    STOW, John.

    Guy’s Hospital. c1740

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    A very detailed, and handsome engraving of Guy’s Hospital, published not long after it was founded by Thomas Guy in 1721. The hospital was founded and established to treat discharged ‘incurable’ patients from the nearby St Thomas’ Hospital in Southwark. Published in Stowe’s A Survey … Read more

  28. The Antiquarey
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    SADLER, Walter Dendy, etched by DOBIE, James

    The Antiquarey 1896

    £245

    Etching, uncoloured 480 x 355 Very good condition, some very light foxing to margins, not affecting image Read more

  29. B for Beggar.
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    NICHOLSON, William

    B for Beggar. c1899

    £175

    Lithograph after original woodcut by William Nicholson from his famous Alphabet book. Nicholson (1872 – 1949) was a printmaker years before he became known as a portrait and landscape painter. He produced posters for commercial products and theatrical events. The style of these posters – … Read more

  30. L’Instruction du Roy en L’Exercise de Monter a Cheval
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    PASS, Crispin van de.

    L’Instruction du Roy en L’Exercise de Monter a Cheval 1625

    £450

    A beautiful print, with an elaborate architectural border and intricate detailing of costume etc. from Antoine de Pluvinel’s important work on equestrianism, engraved by the Dutch engraver Crispijn de Pass. Pluvinel’s innovative method of horse training was regarded as much more humane than earlier methods. Read more

  31. L’Instruction du Roy en L’Exercise de Monter a Cheval
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    PASS, Crispin van de.

    L’Instruction du Roy en L’Exercise de Monter a Cheval 1625

    £450

    A beautiful print, with an elaborate architectural border and intricate detailing of costume etc. from Antoine de Pluvinel’s important work on equestrianism, engraved by the Dutch engraver Crispijn de Pass. Pluvinel’s innovative method of horse training was regarded as much more humane than earlier methods. Read more

  32. Debates on Palmistry
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    HOGARTH, William. Engraved by T. Cook

    Debates on Palmistry 1806.

    £110

    Copper engraving. Uncoloured. Very good condition. Size: 38 x 30.5 cm. Read more

  33. The Chelsea Pensioner
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    Engraved by JENKINS, J after SHARP, M.W.

    The Chelsea Pensioner 1848

    £35

    Engraving. Uncoloured Fine condition. 20 x 26.5 cm Read more

  34. Le Chateau de Bothel (dans la province de Northumberland) qui fut a Mons. le Baron d’Ogle et est apresent a Monseigneur le Marquis.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Le Chateau de Bothel (dans la province de Northumberland) qui fut a Mons. le Baron d’Ogle et est apresent a Monseigneur le Marquis. 1737.

    £700

    This striking print shows This striking print shows the Duke of Newcastle galloping past his home at Bolsover Castle. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser … Read more

  35. Le Chateau d’Ogle qui fut a Monseigneur le Baron d’Ogle
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Le Chateau d’Ogle qui fut a Monseigneur le Baron d’Ogle 1737.

    £700

    This striking print shows the Duke of Newcastle galloping past his home at Bolsover Castle. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was … Read more

  36. X for Xylographer
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    NICHOLSON, William

    X for Xylographer 1898.

    £175

    Lithograph after original woodcut by William Nicholson from his famous Alphabet book. Nicholson (1872 – 1949) was a printmaker years before he became known as a portrait and landscape painter. He produced posters for commercial products and theatrical events. The style of these posters – … Read more

  37. T for Trumpeter
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    NICHOLSON, William

    T for Trumpeter 1898.

    £175

    Lithograph after original woodcut by William Nicholson from his famous Alphabet book. Nicholson (1872 – 1949) was a printmaker years before he became known as a portrait and landscape painter. He produced posters for commercial products and theatrical events. The style of these posters – … Read more

  38. W for Waitress
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    NICHOLSON, William

    W for Waitress 1898

    £175

    Lithograph after original woodcut by William Nicholson from his famous Alphabet book. Nicholson (1872 – 1949) was a printmaker years before he became known as a portrait and landscape painter. He produced posters for commercial products and theatrical events. The style of these posters – … Read more

  39. Le Spectacle Sportif
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    UZELAC, Milivoy.

    Le Spectacle Sportif 1932

    £250

    Limited to 750 copies. Original print from the collection of 44 sporting prints was assembled by Maurice & Jacques Goddet. The illustrations were all done by the Bosnian born Milivoy Uzelac. After studying at the Académie of Beaux-Arts in Prague he moved to Paris where … Read more

  40. Pieces des Armes pour Rompre en Lice Faict Natur el dans le logis de M. le D. de  Bellegarde
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    Artist: CAVENDISH, William, 1592-1676

    Pieces des Armes pour Rompre en Lice Faict Natur el dans le logis de M. le D. de Bellegarde 1737.

    £110

    This print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published in 1657 in Antwerp. William Cavendish, The Duke of Newcastle, lost his … Read more

  41. Wynch Street Strand. Days of Hogarth.
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    MAGGS, John Charles.

    Wynch Street Strand. Days of Hogarth. c. 1910

    £50

    Coaching. Very lively scene depicting the coaches and hustle and bustle. Read more

  42. Le Capitain es tant a Cheval Monseigneur le Marquis donne lecon.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Le Capitain es tant a Cheval Monseigneur le Marquis donne lecon. 1737.

    £600

    This striking print shows the Duke of Newcastle training the mounted Captain four airs above the ground. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, … Read more

  43. Le Capitaine etant a Cheval, Monseigneur le Marquis donne lecon.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Le Capitaine etant a Cheval, Monseigneur le Marquis donne lecon. 1737.

    £600

    This striking print shows the Duke of Newcastle instructing Captain Mazin in performing four airs above the ground. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les … Read more

  44. Le Capitaine Mazin etant a Cheval, Monseigneur le Marquis donne lecon.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Le Capitaine Mazin etant a Cheval, Monseigneur le Marquis donne lecon. 1737.

    £650

    This striking print shows Captain Mazin demonstrating the ‘terre a terre’ move on horseback, watched by the seated Duke. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser … Read more

  45. Le Cheval seul, sans personne dessus. Monseigneur le Marquis travaille es tant a pied, et le Capitaine Mazin hy ayde.
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    CAVENDISH, William.

    Le Cheval seul, sans personne dessus. Monseigneur le Marquis travaille es tant a pied, et le Capitaine Mazin hy ayde. 1737

    £650

    This striking print shows the Duke, aided by the Captain Mazin and a groom, training a riderless horse. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les … Read more

  46. A View of the Courts of Wards and Liveries, with the officers, servants and other persons there assembled
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    VERTUE, George.

    A View of the Courts of Wards and Liveries, with the officers, servants and other persons there assembled 1751.

    £395 £158

    Beautiful engraving of the Court of Wards and Liveries in session, eleven men seated round the table, while others look on. The engraver, George Vertue has copied this from a contemporary original. He identifies Lord Burghley as the man at the head of the … Read more

  47. Monseigneur le Marquis a cheval.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    Monseigneur le Marquis a cheval. 1737

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    This striking print shows the Duke of Newcastle galloping past his home at Bolsover Castle. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was … Read more

  48. La nouvelle invention pour les airs a Courbettes de ferme a ferme, sur les voltes a Gauche,et en arriere et de cote a gauche.
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    CAVENDISH, William

    La nouvelle invention pour les airs a Courbettes de ferme a ferme, sur les voltes a Gauche,et en arriere et de cote a gauche. 1737.

    £575 £345

    This striking print shows the Duke of Newcastle demonstrating a new training method. The print is from the 1737 English edition of Cavendish’s exposition on the theory and practice of equestrian dressage. La Methode et Invention Nouvelle de Dresser les Chevaux, was first published … Read more

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