Auction 137, Lot 886

"[Lot of 4 - Music Sheets]",

Subject: Music

Period: 1754 (circa)

Publication: Clio and Euterpe or British Harmony

Color: Hand Color

6 x 8.5 inches
15.2 x 21.6 cm

Henry Roberts engraved and published this collection of songs from the eighteenth century and sold them in his shop near Hand Alley almost opposite Great Turn-Stile, Holborn in London. Each sheet of music includes lovely engraved scenes on both sides that are adapted to the song and illustrate the dress and architecture of the period.


Condition: A

There is some light surface soil in the margins, else fine.

Estimate: $120 - $160

Sold for: $90

Closed on 9/14/2011