Cambria in a country dance
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Citation:Cynthia O'Connor, The 19th Irish Antique Dealers Fair, August 1984
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Description:This watercolor was later made into an hand colored engraving and was one of a set of four engravings depicting the four nations as dancing female figures. The others were titled 'Un Minuet A L'Angloise', 'Caledonia In A Reel', and 'Hibernia In A Jig'. 'The English, Scottish and Irish image were engraved by Piercy Roberts and J.C. Stadler, the Welsh by Platt and Stadler. The English image published by William Holland in 1800, the others by T. Palser in 1816.' (www.robertfrew.com/prints/rackham.html)This original watercolor was signed and dated by the artist.
Dimensions/Extent:28.5 cm x 21.6 cm
Type of material:Image
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