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Brittannia Lamenting The Death Of Admiral Lord Nelson, Reverse Print On Glass
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
English, early 19th century. A reverse print on glass of Britannia standing next to a monument bearing the portrait and major battles of Lord Nelson. The monument inscriptions include Battle of Cape St. Vincent 14 Feb 1797, Battle of the Nile 1.2.3. Aug. 1798., and Battle of Copenhagen 2. April 1801. Inscribed Brittannia Lamenting the Death of Admiral Lord Nelson. and London Pub. Dec. 5. 1805 by W.B. Waker. Fox & Knot Co. Snow Hill., presented in its original frame; 9.5 x 7.25 in. (sight).

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Small crack to glass in u.r. corner. Tiny gesso chips to frame.
Sold: $600.00
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