Baynton-Williams Gallery: Fine Antiquarian Maps and Prints

Singleton Four-Seasons

HENRY SINGLETON.
The Seasons
A set of four charming untitled stipple and line engravings by William Bond after Singleton.
Each print has the imprint H. Singleton pinxt. and W. Bond sculp. Early impressions, published by C. Taylor in 1792.

Spring

Summer This is the only one of the set with a full publisher's imprint: Augt. 1 1792, Published by C. Taylor No. 10 Holborn London. The other three have the imprint: C. Taylor excudit.
Autumn The top edge of the engraved border is rubbed. The oval image is fine.
Winter

A later edition of 1795 has the heading in the top margin: Temple of Taste, a magazine, with the name of the season beneath, not present in our early set.

£160 the set of four

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