[Two Sportsmen Crossing a River on Stilts]
Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)
[Two Sportsmen Crossing a River on Stilts]    c. 1799
4.7 x 7.7 cm
EAG 90.42.079


The vignette appears in the first edition (1804) of the Water Birds, p. 5. The transfer drawing by Bewick is in the collection of the Newberry Library, Chicago. Bain notes that this vignette was engraved during the week ending 28 September 1799 at a charge to the business of £1.1s.

Bibliography: Bain I, 163.