Pair of early English hand colored equestrian etchings of allied commanders of the Napoleonic War by John Romney (1786-1863) in eglomise (reverse painted glass) mats and black wood frames. Text on the etchings reads as follows:
Lieut. General Sir John Moore (Allied Commanders of the Napoleonic War) Pub. Dec. 1, 1815 by Richd. Evans, Whites Row, Spitalfields, London
Lieut. General Sir Hill, K. B. Meycon del. Romney sculp.
Etchings are trimmed and mounted on board with foxing and toning; paint loss and imperfections to frames as shown. Photos of framed etchings taken through glass which explain reflections. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Frames: 16 1/2" by 14 1/4"; Visible Image: 11 1/4" by 9" approximately.