Boxing - Bare Knuckle Fight Antique Print
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Title: The Bruising Match by Hemskerk - Le Combat a Coup de Poigno par Hemskerk
Publication: 'Printed for John Bowles at ye Blackhorse Cornhill'
Date: circa 1760
Description: Mid 18th century mezzotint depicting a bare knuckle fight by John Bowles afer Hemskerk. Very scarce.
Condition: Laid down, margins trimmed and very small, framed.
Image size: 350 x 260mm
13.75 x 10 "
Order No. 7026
The Bruising Match - Boxing Print by John Bowles after Hemskerk.
fl. mid 18th century. Draughtsman and line engraver or Topographical views. He worked in London, often in conjunction with Thomas Bowles. They published their own prints as well as those commissioned by them.