Lot Number : 6599

  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
  • Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)
Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage. 
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.
 

Description: Haatje Pieters Oosterhuis (Dutch 1784-1854): Original Designs for Book Illustrations, set twelve watercolours each signed, for 'L'histoire Grecque, racontée à mes élèves' and 'L'histoire Romaine, racontée à mes élèves' (Greek/Roman history told to my students) pub. Amsterdam 1832-6, max 12.5cm x 7.8cm (12) (unframed)

Notes: the illustrations depict the following: Greek volume - Achilles dragging the body of Hector around the walls of Troy (title page), Milo of Croton carrying a bull on his shoulders, the philosopher Diogenes of Sinope in the wine barrel, Alcibiades lying in-front of a carriage.
Roman volumes - Cleopatra in her ship (title page), Tarquin and the siege of Rome, Hannibal directing his armies, Mark Antony beheading Cicero. The rape/suicide of Lucretia (title page), Commodus dressed as Hercules clubbing Romans to death in the arena, Caligula and his horse Incitatus who he made consul, the baptism of Emperor Constantine.

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