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Antique 19th Century Hand Coloured Etching, 1829, William Heath, 'Master Fang Etc'

Ref: 1041 / LA167643

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Description

A fine Georgian hand coloured etching.

'Master Fang the Parish Beadle'

After the title appears the caption,

'There's a great deal of trouble with some of our Wards'.

After the title:

'Look at me—don't See—don't see I'm the Beadle of Parish &c'.

Below the title: '

"He Sir that takes pity on decayed men—and gives them Suits of durance; he that sets up his rest to do more exploits with his Mace—than a Morris pike— vide Shakspeare'.

Drawn by the well regarded nineteenth century satirist William Heath and published June 1st, 1829 by S. Gans 15 Southampton St, Strand, London.

A good collectable etching.


Condition

Condition is generally good. Markers of age commensurate with its near 200 years. Otherwise in highly presentable order.

Date of Manufacture :