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    Smith, Charles H. Smith, Charles Hamilton - 003 Work: Ancient Costume of England Date: 1811-1818 Condition of Plate: Overall Excellent. There.. Product #: smith-003 Regular price: $80.00 $80.00 In Stock

    Charles Hamilton Smith - Arthur Macmurroch, King of Leinster

    Product Code: smith-003
    Availability: In Stock
    Weight: 0.00kg
    Dimensions: 0.00in x 10.00in x 14.25in

    Price: $80.00

    • Work: Ancient Costume of England
    • Date: 1811-1818
    • Condition of Plate: Overall Excellent. There are a few small, unobtrusive marks near the edges of the print. There is also a light smudge mark at the bottom edge of the print.
    • Condition of Work: Overall Excellent
    • Paper Size: 10″ by 14.125″
    • Image Size: NA

    Charles Hamilton Smith’s Ancient Costume of England

    These rare hand-colored engravings are from the work entitled Ancient Costume of England published by Charles Hamilton Smith in London in 1811-1818. Hamilton Smith was artist, illustrator, soldier, and spy. During the Napoleonic Wars, he was a British officer and spent some time in active duty. Much of his career, however, was spent in the British Isles fulfilling assorted staff positions. During this time, his abilities as a self-taught artist shone. He produced, according to his own records, 38,000 drawings. The prints from this work feature both hand-colored engraving as well as the aquatint procedure. They were engraved by I. A. Atkinson based on the drawings by Smith and aquatinted by R. and D. Havell and J. Hill. They are on fine, heavy paper that measures ~ 10″ by 14 1/4″.

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