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Sale IN211 Lot 640

After Henry Thomas Alken
(British, 1785-1851)

"The First Steeple-Chase on Record", plates I-IV

four engravings with aquatint
engraved by J. Harris and published by Ben Brooks, London, 1839.
Each matted, glazed and framed alike.
plate 13-7/8" x 16-3/8", framed 21-7/8" x 24"

Provenance: Bruce McCashin Collection.

Estimate $600-900

Sold for $500
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