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Going home, apology for damage done

Title
Going home, apology for damage done / Hy. Alken delt.
Publication
London : Published by Thos. McLean, Repository of Wit and Humour, 26 Haymarket, 1823.
Physical Description
1 printing plate : copper ; 26 x 36 cm
Notes
Numbered at top left: "Pl. 4." In the original series, the print was plate 6.
Cased with four of the five other plates in this series (lacking plate 3, Breaking cover).
The original print was titled "Going home, making a good blunt, apology for damage done" The words "making a good blunt" were subsequently effaced from the plate.
The original print appeared with series title "Hunting, or, Six hours sport" above the image. In the plate, it has been effaced.
Summary
Original copper plate used to print Henry Thomas Alken's Going home, from his series Hunting, or, Six hours sports (London : McLean, 1823).
Variant and related titles
Going home, making a good blunt, apology for damage done
Format
Other
Language
English
Added to Catalog
August 12, 2016
References
Schwerdt, C.F.G.R. Hunting, hawking, shooting, I, p. 16
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, Alken 17 (p. 13)
Tooley, R.V. English books with coloured plates, 1790-1860, 32
Subjects (Local Yale)
Genre/Form
Printing plates.
Soft-ground etchings - 1823.
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