1427 The Harem set

 

Print: Baxter CL 138 - The Harem from the Greek Dance and the Harem set.of needle box prints, this unlike others, is in two separate strips, each strip being marked to be cut into five separate needle-box prints to be used on the lids of small boxes containing sewing needles.

 

Here we have a part se-tenant strip of No’s 3, 4 and 5 from the lower strip. Baxter gave them titles as follows: "The Circassian Slave" or "A Captive Slave" - "The Circassian Slave" or "The Captive Slaves" and "The Captive Jewels" or "Captured Prize."

 

Printed from a plate and twelve blocks.

 

Date: 1850

 

Size (cm ht x w): 4.7 x 7.5

 

State: On card

 

Condition: Very good, light toning to top and right hand edges from previous framing, priced accordingly

The Harem - Needle box Prints

SKU: 1427
£14.00Price