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November 14 - 19, 2020

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LOT 35
Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson)
  • Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson)
  • Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson)
  • Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson)
  • Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson)
  • Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson)
  • Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson)
  • Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson)

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Robert John Thornton (B. circa 1768–1837) (After Henderson), British

THE WINGED PASSION-FLOWER; THE QUADRANGULAR PASSION- FLOWER (FROM TEMPLE OF FLORA), AFTER HENDERSON), 1802

Pair of colour aquatints and stipple engravings with handcolouring: The Winged Passion Flower (finished by hand by Warner); The Quadrangular Passion Flower (finished by hand by Hopwood) both after Henderson. Each published by Thornton in London in 1802.
Plate/Sheet 18.2 ins x 14.4 ins; 46.2 cms x 36.6 cms; 21.7 ins x 16.1 ins; 55 cms x 41 cms

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $1,020
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Private Collection, Toronto