The sleepy Gate-keeper.

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Title: The sleepy Gate-keeper.
Sporting & Transport: Coaching
Medium: Aquatint
Artist: Newhouse, Charles B
Publisher: Messrs Fores, 41 Piccadilly
Date: 1845
From: The Roadsters Album
Dimensions: 240 x 340 mm
Colour: Coloured

Thick laid paper. Wide margins.
Features a "The Water Witch" mail on the London to Bath road. The place names of London, Bath, Devizes and Melksham are painted on the coach.


Web References
Medium:Aquatint engraving en.wikipedia.org
Year:1845 en.wikipedia.org

Antique Aquatint - "The sleepy Gate-keeper." after C B Newhouse published 1845 by Messrs Fores, 41 Piccadilly.