Collection of Three Etchings (The Herdsman's Cottage, The Sleeping Shepherd, The Morning of Life)
Artwork: Collection of Three Etchings (The Herdsman's Cottage, The Sleeping Shepherd, The Morning of Life)
Size: (i) 12.4 x 10.2; (ii) 12.5 x 10.5;(iii) 14.5 x 21.5 cm
Edition Size: (i) Proof
Medium: Etching
Creation year: 1850
Category: Prints
Artwork details : Set of 3, 'The Herdsman's Cottage' final second state, The Sleeping Shepherd', final fourth state; 'The Morning of Life', final seventh state, The Morning of Life.13' in the lower margin, as published in 'Etchings for the Art Union of London by the Etching Club' in 1872, on chine applique, with wide margins

Bonhams London

Date: 2016-06-08
Lot Number: 9
Notes: (i) With the initials 'SP' lower left, possibly a proof with pencil annotation in the artist's hand below; (ii) with the printed signature and number 5 in lower margin (iii) with letters 'Samuel Palmer