Author: Bickham, George, junior, engraver
Title: Seven broadsheets of engraved music with hand-colored illustrations, plus an engraved illustrated tribute to music by the senior Bickham
Place Published: England
Date Published: c.1740
Each approx. 32x21 cm (12½x8¼"), hinged to mat.
Attractive selection of 18th century sheet music. The engraver was George Bickham the Younger (1706-1771), English etcher and engraver, a printseller, and one of the first English caricaturists. The tribute to music is a page from George Bickham the Elder's notable work, the Universal Penman.