Apr 07, 2022 - Sale 2600

Sale 2600 - Lot 24

Price Realized: $ 438
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 200 - $ 300
(AMERICAN REVOLUTION--1780.) Varton, after "Bundury" [Bunbury]. Nouvelles Troupes de Grenadiers Englois. Hand-colored engraving, 13 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches; horizontal fold, minor dampstaining in caption area, early edge reinforcement on verso. "London": Dickinson, 1780

Additional Details

A French copy (probably pirated) of a popular satirical print by Bunbury titled "Recruits," with a British officer reviewing three bedraggled potential conscripts. No other examples of this French variant traced in OCLC or at auction.