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Pictures, Furniture, Clocks & Rugs - Friday 18th January 2019

AFTER HENRY SINGLETON (1766-1839) SCARCITY IN INDIA; BRITISH PLENTY A pair of stipple engravings printed

in colour, by A. Zecchin and P. Veldovato, published by C. Knight, c.1794, each trimmed to the image on three sides and laid down Each image 51 x 39.5cm. (2) * `Scarcity` depicts the sale of European crafts to an Indian woman whilst `Plenty` contrasts the theme of monetary exchange with a scene of a British sailor importuning two prostitutes. ++ Damages in the lower margins; signs of wear; some credits erased by hand


AFTER HENRY SINGLETON (1766-1839) SCARCITY IN INDIA; BRITISH PLENTY A pair of stipple engravings printed

in colour, by A. Zecchin and P. Veldovato, published by C. Knight, c.1794, each trimmed to the image on three sides and laid down Each image 51 x 39.5cm. (2) * `Scarcity` depicts the sale of European crafts to an Indian woman whilst `Plenty` contrasts the theme of monetary exchange with a scene of a British sailor importuning two prostitutes. ++ Damages in the lower margins; signs of wear; some credits erased by hand

Cluster 221