Haden, Francis Seymour. A SUNSET IN IRELAND. S.47. Etching and drypount, 1863. State xiii (the final state before cancellation), with the scratch in the sky at right. With the signature and the date 1863, lower left, and signed in pencil in the margin lower right. Printed on laid paper. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, 139 x 215 mm. (image), 8 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches (sheet). A fine, rich impression, with strong burr, and in excellent condition. It is generally agreed that this plate, of the Dundrum River running through the estate of Viscount Hawarden, is Haden's masterpiece.
Inventory # 12278