THE ECCHOING GREEN: BOTH PLATES (BINDMAN 53-54; BENTLEY 6-7)

Lot Number 45
Author WILLIAM BLAKE 1757 - 1827
Title THE ECCHOING GREEN: BOTH PLATES (BINDMAN 53-54; BENTLEY 6-7)
Year Published 1800
Place Printed
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Description Two relief etchings printed in light brown with extensive hand-coloring in watercolor, additions in pen and black ink and highlighted in shell gold, c. 1800-03, numbered 5 and 6 respectively in gray ink in upper right margins, on wove paper, the second with a partial Buttanshaw watermark first 110 by 70 mm 4 5/8 by 2 3/4 in; second 110 by 67 mm 4 5/8 by 2 5/8 in first sheet 200 by 142 mm 7 7/8 by 5 5/8 in; second sheet 209 by 148 mm 8 1/2 by 5 7/8 in
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Estimated Price USD 70,000.00 - 100,000.00
Actual Price USD 116,500.00

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Auction House Sothebys
Website http://www.sothebys.com/
Auction Name Prints
Sale Number #NO8849
Auction Date April 26, 2012 - April 27, 2012
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