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A Fishmonger’s Shop –
engraved by Robert Walker Macbeth
after Frederick Walker ARA (1840-1875)

published by Robert Dunthorne, London,

1886

etching printed in brown on Japon paper

Signed by the engraver in pencil

Edition of 500 impressions, first state

Dimensions: 43 x 65 cm. (platemark); 50.5 x 70.5 cm. (sheet)

Condition: pristine condition. An example of the etching was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1887.

An example of this etching is held in The Victoria and Albert Museum.

References: A List of New Etchings and Mezzotints published by Robert Dunthorne, 1887. p. 18; Graves, Algernon. The Royal Academy of Arts: a complete dictionary of contributors and their work from its foundation in 1769 to 1904. Vol. V: 126, no. 1436; Engen, Rodney. Dictionary of Victorian wood engravers. 1985. p. 132.

£1,250 (framed)

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