Lot of 2 rare Memento Mori engravings after A. Smith (active mid to late 18th Century) - Death and the Forester & Death with Cupid’s - Both hand coloured.

Description
Lot of 2 rare Memento Mori engravings after A. Smith (active mid to late 18th Century) - Death and the Forester & Death with Cupid’s - Both hand coloured.
Engraving - Plate signed - 1794

Rare Memento Mori engravings after A. Smith

Published for a set of plates on Aesops Fables published in 1792.

Both engravings on fine laid paper, one watermarked 1809.

Light age foxing.

A rare and attractive pair. Hand colouring recent.

Lot details
Object
Print
Artist
Lot of 2 rare Memento Mori engravings after A. Smith (active mid to late 18th Century)
Title of artwork
Death and the Forester & Death with Cupid’s - Both hand coloured.
Period
1700-1799
Year
1794
Technique
Engraving
Signature
Plate signed
Condition
Good condition
Total dimensions
23.4×14.2×0 cm
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