Woodman (Richard) [Eight representations of shooting] W.D. Jones 1813 - Sport and Humour
Frankland, Robert, Sir, 1784-1849, artist. Engraved by Richard Woodman.
Eight representations of shooting / engraved by Woodman & Turner, from drawings by Robert Frankland esq.
Cambridge : Pubd. Septr. 1st. 1813 by W.D. Jones, at his Repository of Arts, Market Hill, 
Tooley 230: Schwerdt I p. 186
Rare first issue in colour and on fine thick laid paper.
A very rare set of plates showing mishaps and poking fun at the gentleman hunter. A scarce set of amusing sporting incidents. In draftsmanship and colouring they are superior to “Indispensable Accomplishments”.
Without engraved title, but with full suite of 8 original hand coloured aquatints. Plates without captions. First State.
Each 27 x 22.2 cm
Even age toning and light spotting. Evidence of earlier mounting to verso.