18th Century Museum Worthy Oxford Univ Antique Stippel Engraving c1790s Charity by Facius Oxford Windows London England18th Century Museum Worthy Oxford Univ Antique Stippel Engraving c1790s Charity by Facius Oxford Windows London England18th Century Museum Worthy Oxford Univ Antique Stippel Engraving c1790s Charity by Facius Oxford Windows London England18th Century Museum Worthy Oxford Univ Antique Stippel Engraving c1790s Charity by Facius Oxford Windows London England18th Century Museum Worthy Oxford Univ Antique Stippel Engraving c1790s Charity by Facius Oxford Windows London England18th Century Museum Worthy Oxford Univ Antique Stippel Engraving c1790s Charity by Facius Oxford Windows London England18th Century Museum Worthy Oxford Univ Antique Stippel Engraving c1790s Charity by Facius Oxford Windows London England

An Extremely Rare and Exquisite Antique Stippel Engraving dating to the late 1700s (1781). It is by the Renowned Artists George Sigmund Facius & Johann Gottleib Facius and is titled Charity. This is from the Famous Stained Glass Windows at Oxford in England which depict the Seven Virtues. The Lovely Engraving portrays a Beautiful Woman clasping three small Children and Holding them close. Extensive writing on the bottom of the piece which needs to be read with a magnifying glass. The Mark at bottom reads Oxford "Manners Mayketh Man". This large piece is in outstanding condition for its age, small water stain at bottom, some tears in the matting but none in the image. The Piece has been housed in a large modern frame for safety. There is another of these engravings in the Philadelphia Museum of art. This Piece , including Frame measures 30" x 22" inches. An Exceptional and rare Museum Worthy piece!

Charity

George Sigmund Facius, German (active London), c. 1750 - 1814, and Johann Gottlieb Facius, German (active London), c. 1750 - after 1802. After Sir Joshua Reynolds, English, 1723 - 1792.

Geography: Made in London, England, Europe

Date: 1781

Medium: Stipple

Dimensions: Plate: 19 7/8 x 13 inches (50.5 x 33 cm) Sheet: 23 7/16 x 16 7/16 inches (59.6 x 41.7 cm)

Item ID: ggc359

18th Century Museum Worthy Oxford Univ Antique Stippel Engraving c1790s Charity by Facius Oxford Windows London England

$2,100 $1,260 USD SALE

Add to Cart
Questions about this item?
Email Shop

22 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List


Greta's Gallery


Jacqui
Beautiful East Coast   

40% Off JUNE Sale! June 15th to 18th! All Fine Art, Fashion & Jewelry 40% Off!

40% Off JUNE Sale! June 15th to 18th! All Fine Art, Fashion & Jewelry 40% Off!

Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2012

Shipping & Handling:
UPS Ground
$99.95 USD
Insurance:Included
Shipping to: USA
change

More from Greta's Gallery