Antique Cumbria Fell Running Engraving – William Heysham Overend (1851 – 1898)


A wonderful mounted 19th century coloured engraving by William Heysham Overend (1851 – 1898) in simple oak frame, entitled;

‘Athletic Sports at Grasmere – The Guides’ Race: Rounding the Flag on Silver How

34.5cm x 50cm & 54cm x 60cm overall.

A beautiful example illustrating early Fell running in the Lake District National Park.

The perfect gift for any mountaineer or lover of rural sports.

Ready to hang and presented in an early 20th century oak frame.

With minor age related stains and foxing as expected, a centre fold, colours still vivid and a lovely 19th century example.

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