Walter Dendy Sadler. “The Top of the Hill.” London: L.H. Lefevre, 1896. 16 3/4 x 10. Engraved by Arthur Tarrell Jr. on faux vellum paper. Signed in pencil by artist and engraver. With remarque of an Inn in bottom margin below image. Very good condition.
Delightful example of the work of Walter Dendy Sadler (1854-1923) who produced over one hundred and seventy prints in his lifetime. A number of these show happy people enjoying the pleasures of drink, food and leisure activities. These prints are famous for depicting authentic costumes, as well as furniture, stemware and other decorative arts.