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Fools or Jesters 1813 Aquatint Ancient Costume Print

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All Items: Fine Art: Prints: Engravings: Pre 1837 VR: item # 271741

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Fools or Jesters 1813 Aquatint Ancient Costume Print
This is a great plate from a scarce book called THE ANCIENT COSTUME OF ENGLAND.It shows a pair of fools or jesters as the would have looked in the mid 12th century.The sheet size is 16 by 12. It is in very nice condition with i pin head size spot.This was published by Colnaghi&co in London in 1813. The original image was by Charles Smith,the engraver was I. Atkinson and the aquatinters were Havell and Hill. A very scarce image in original color.

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