PAIR OF MID 18TH CENTURY HAMILTON ENGRAVINGS
PAIR OF MID 18TH CENTURY HAMILTON ENGRAVINGS

PAIR OF MID 18TH CENTURY "HAMILTON" ENGRAVINGS

18th century ENGLISH

Offered by Robert Hirschhorn

Price Upon Request
Request Information Call Dealer
Favourite Item
An attractive pair of "Hamilton" engravings of Greek motifs, with original hand colouring in terracotta and black; taken from Antiquites Etrusques, Grecques et Romaines, Tirees du Cabinet de M. Hamilton (First Edition, Naples 1766).

Sir William Hamilton (1730 - 1803), British Ambassador to Naples from 1764 - 1800, commissioned the cataloguing and drawing of his famous collection of Greek and Roman antiquities, and had the work published in 1766 - 7. The antiquities collection was sold to the British Museum in 1772.
Dimensions
Height 44.00 cm (17.32 inches)
Width 80.00 cm (31.50 inches)
Stock Code
9694 M2
Robert Hirschhorn

Robert Hirschhorn
London

Opening Hours
Contacts
View Dealer Location
Member Since 2007
Members of
View Full Details