HORSE RACEING.

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Horse Raceing.

Copperplate engraving, 1698.
Plate size 14 1/4 x 8 5/8" (36.3 x 22 cm).
Good condition.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 95284
Price: $325.00
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. It is noted that this is one of the earliest depictions of flat racing. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Horses - Sporting & Racing