Catalogue of an Important Collection of Original Drawings by Henry Alken

by ALKEN, Henry. ID No.: 25
AU$70.00

Ellis & Smith London 1949, 8vo. Illust. 19pp.  col. pictorial card covers.  This catalogue was produced for the sale of a collection of his works in London in 1949 and included some of his important works.  These works are mainly on horse racing, hunting, shooting, and coursing with a set of eight  on the Quorn Hunt which was established in 1696, and is one of the world's oldest fox hunting packs.   Colour plate inset on cover. Another colour plate ( frontis ) and  twenty two sepia plates. -Near fine                                                                                                          - Fine

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