Sir George Hayter; 1824, 'The Nativity'
Sir George Hayter; 1824, 'The Nativity' Sir George Hayter; 1824, 'The Nativity' Sir George Hayter; 1824, 'The Nativity' Sir George Hayter; 1824, 'The Nativity'

Sir George Hayter; 1824, 'The Nativity'

'Jesus and Mary'

Plate signed drypoint etching

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Product Code: 140621-2
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'Nativity Scene'

Original drypoint etching

by

George Hayter

Sir George Hayter; 1792 – 1871, Notable English painter, specialising in portraits, he also produced fluent landscape watercolours (many of Italian views), etchings (he published a volume in 1833), decorative designs and sculptures.

A very fine etching which has bright and unfaded colouring, with fine detail, black ink intaglio lines, and rich drypoint burr, the image measuring approximately 15 cms x 18 cms. (6 x 7 ins.) within a strong platemark and impression on a chine colle paper sheet, printed on a wove paper sheet 26 cms. x 32 cms. (10 x 12½ ins.)

Signed and dated in the image. 

Unframed and unmounted, the condition of the image is excellent. The sheet has age toning and handling marks condusive with age.

Cat; 140621-2