Classical Frieze Design with Birds & Harp - Early 19th-century pen & ink drawing


An original early 19th-century pen & ink drawing, Classical Frieze Design with Birds & Harp.

A striking and beautifully precise design for an ornamental frieze. The colouring and neoclassical motifs recall the black Jasperware of Wedgwood pottery. On J Whatman wove paper with partial watermark visible giving a date of '181[?]'.

Some age toning and minor creasing, as shown.
9.3cm x 21.9cm.

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Product code: JM-096

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