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HAYTER, Sir George (1792--1871)
[Engraving of interior of House of Lords. Advertisement. 1831?]
Mr. Hayter's grand picture of the interior of the House of Lords, when in debate. A splendid engraving by J. Bromley and J. Porter, from the above celebrated picture by Geo. Hayter, Esq. ... is just completed. ...
[London]: [1831?].
[4] p. ; 25.3 cm. (4°)

Drop-head title, p. [4] blank. Watermark date: 1831. With the list of 'Distinguished Characters' as before (q.v.) but no subscription list. Expanding on his theme, Bowyer claims in this advertisement 'to have expended more than any other individual in this country, (very much exceeding three hundred thousand pounds) during the last forty-seven years, in promoting the British Schools of Painting and Engraving' and that this print, which 'has been more than three years constantly under the hands of the Engraver' was 'the largest and most magnificent Historical Engraving ever produced' here. The 'Proof Impressions' are promised to 'be ready for delivery in a few weeks.'

Binding Loose bifolium.

Reference Number 2445


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