2 engravings after Indigo Jones (1573-1652) after; William Kent (1684-1748) after; by John Vardy - Large folio - Pair of Candlesticks - 1744

Description
2 engravings after Indigo Jones (1573-1652) after; William Kent (1684-1748) after; by John Vardy - Large folio - Pair of Candlesticks - 1744
Etching - Plate signed - 1744

41.2 x 25.3 cm

Classic example of Palladian revival. Vardy redrew and engraved Kent's drawing of the Great Hall at Hampton Court, and drew up Kent's ambitious designs for new Houses of Parliament, under Kent's direction.

Extremely rare and sought after large folio engraving from the series:

Some designs of Mr. Inigo Jones and Mr. Wm. Kent, [London]: John Vardy, 1744.

Very good condition with recent hand colour.


Lot details
Object
Print
Artist
2 engravings after Indigo Jones (1573-1652) after; William Kent (1684-1748) after; by John Vardy
Title of artwork
Large folio - Pair of Candlesticks - 1744
Period
1700-1799
Year
1744
Technique
Etching
Signature
Plate signed
Edition
First State
Condition
Good condition
Total dimensions
41.2×25.3×0 cm
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