FISHING.

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Fishing.

Copperplate engraving, 1698.
Image size 12 1/2 x 8 1/2" (31 x 21.5 cm) plus margins.
Good condition. Mild foxing in margins.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 94484
Price: $250.00
Publisher : Published by Richard Blome, London.
Bookplate from THE GENTLEMAN'S RECREATION. The base margin contains a long and detailed dedication from the publisher to one of his esteemed patrons. The Gentleman's Recreation' was a two-part work, consisting of an Encyclopaedia of the Arts and Sciences and a treatise on outdoor pursuits for gentlemen. Compiled and published by Richard Blome (1635-1705). 18th-19th Century Subjects , Sports & Games , Fishing