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Lot 0035
Benjamin West

Daniel Interpreting to Belshazzar the Writing on the Wall

Technique: Engraving & Mezzotint

Printing Information: Painted by Benjamin West, Historical Painter to his Majesty. Engraved by V. Green, Engraver to his Majesty and to the Elector Palatine.

Year: Published May 19th. 1777 by John Boydell, Engraver in Cheapside London.

Dimensions: 20 x 26" (paper) (aprox. 50 x 65 cm)

References: Whitman: 202, I of II. Chaloner Smith: undescribed. (rare)

Provenance: Private collection. The owner has been collecting items for 45 years and has an antique shop in Florida.

Item location: Florida, US.


Paper slightly age toned

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Benjamin West Engraving

Auction ended on Wed, Jan 1, 2014
Estimate $700 - $1,500
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