Antique Tennis Engravings, Paulmerie.
A set of rare 18th century Tennis engravings. The 9 engravings are images of real tennis rackets, how they are made and tools used. Also details of the court and one image on billiards. The engravings are from the ‘Encyclopedia’ by Denis Diderot and would originally have been part of a larger book with different trades and tools.
H 23cm x W 17cm
H 9″ x W 6½”
H 36cm x W 28cm
H 14¼” x W 11¼”