© S & J Abbott Ceramics Plus September 2020
S & J Abbott Ceramics Plus

Droll, Jack Oakham throwing out a signal for an engagement,

1781, mezzotint with colour

Jack Oakham throwing out a signal for an engagement, 37 x 27cm. A sailor holding up his purse, smiling at a young woman he invites to join him and gesturing to left, while she smiles coyly behind her fan and follows; on a hill-top. 1781 Mezzotint with some etching Lettered above the image with the title and 'London Printed for R. Sayer and J. Bennett Map & Printsellers, No. 53 Fleet Street as the Act directs, 24 May, 1781.' Stock Number SAP0897 Price £550
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© S & J Abbott Ceramics Plus September 2020
S & J Abbott Ceramics Plus

Droll, Jack Oakham throwing out a

signal for an engagement, 1781,

mezzotint with colour

Jack Oakham throwing out a signal for an engagement, 37 x 27cm. A sailor holding up his purse, smiling at a young woman he invites to join him and gesturing to left, while she smiles coyly behind her fan and follows; on a hill-top. 1781 Mezzotint with some etching Lettered above the image with the title and 'London Printed for R. Sayer and J. Bennett Map & Printsellers, No. 53 Fleet Street as the Act directs, 24 May, 1781.' Stock Number SAP0897 Price £550
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