Classical Woman with Wreath and Column, in Round Wreath
Hand colored black and red engraving
Hamilton was the British Ambassador to the court of Naples 1764 - 1800, during this time he collected classical vases. Hamilton commissioned various artist to produce accurate drawings of the vases. In the late 18th C these drawings were published as hand colored engravings by DHancarville.
Auction Date: December 3, 2019