15737

SATIRE ON ELOPEMENT TO GRETNA GREEN – EXCEPTIONALLY RARE

The Elopement, or a Tripp to Scotland

Published
London for R.Sayer & J.B.Bennett

Description
Broadside, folio, hand coloured Mezzotint, some marginal fraying, the whole neatly laid down on backing sheet.

£750.00

SKU: 15737

Product Description

Exceptionally rare. A Satire on an elopement to Scotland (Gretna Green) The illustration shows an army officer helping an elegantly dressed young lady descend from a window via a rope ladder whilst a coach is awaiting in the background. Not in BM (George), but a copy was acquired in 2010 in the Christopher Lennox-Boyd Collection.