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Scenes in London

(unknown date and publisher, 19th century)

Original hand-colored etchings/engravings (possibly
by Robert Seymour)
Sheet size: approx. 4 1/2 x 7 inches (some trimmed)
(All plates were at one time affixed to a card stock backing, thus have remnants of the adhesive and backing on the reverse side of the print. Browning around edges, short margin tears, etc. are possible—please click on thumbnails to assess the condition.
These prints are being sold "as is.")

A Musical Festival
Scenes in London, No. 1

Now my dear, what can I do for you today?

$15

no 2
Scenes in London, No. 2

This way if you please Sir.

$10

Vat do you think I'm agoing to Drink that ere Coffee vithout lump Sugar? No!
Scenes in London, No. 3

Vat do you think I'm agoing to Drink that ere Coffee vithout lump Sugar? No!

Ah that's the way the People's money is Squand'red
Scenes in London, No. 4

Ah that's the way the People's money is Squand'red

$15

I say Watchman, do I look as if I was drunk? Drunk! no ye'r only a little bit Tosticated or so.
Scenes in London, No. 5?

I say Watchman, do I look as if I was drunk? Drunk! no ye'r only a little bit Tosticated or so.



How does it fit behind? Exquisite!! Exquisite!!!
Scenes in London, No. 9

How does it fit behind? Exquisite!! Exquisite!!!

$20

Come-move on there!
Scenes in London, No. 10

Come—move on there!

Come just drop that ere again my Tulip. Vy? Vy do you call yourself the rig'lar dustman?
Scenes in London, No. 12

Come just drop that ere again my Tulip. Vy? Vy do you call yourself the rig'lar dustman?

$10

This vont do Marm, I vants another Tanner
Scenes in London, No. 17

This vont do Marm, I vants another Tanner

$15

Vy vot's the use of looking, don't I tell ye! my fare's Eighteen Pence.
Scenes in London, No. 18

Vy vot's the use of looking, don't I tell ye! my fare's Eighteen Pence.

$10

I shant go out of this House, till I gets my money!
Scenes in London, No. 19

I shant go out of this House, till I gets my money!



Beg pardon Sir but-What?
Scenes in London, No. 20

Beg pardon Sir but—
What?




I want seven Shillings on them things.
Scenes in London, No. 21

I want seven Shillings on them things.
Eh? what is there? Pair Bellows, set of fire Irons, Saw, 2 pr shoes, hat, umbrella, coat, 2 gowns, and a Shawl. I'll make it eighteen pence for you.


Buy a Broom?
Scenes in London, No. 24

Buy a Broom?

$15

Waiter, what have you got today?
Scenes in London, No. 26

Waiter, what have you got today?

Haunch of Venison Sir. Boiled Turkey, Roast Veal and Ham, Roast Pork, Boiled Fowls, Roast & Boiled Beef

What Vegetables?

Asparagus, Sea Kale, Brocoli, French Beans, Greens, & Potatoes

Oh, then I'll take a Small plate of boiled Beef and a Potato!

Come Mister Lankey you drop that Dump, or else-I'll make you, now!!
Scenes in London, No. 27

Come Mister Lankey you drop that Dump, or else—I'll make you, now!!

$10

Pray Sir are you the Gentleman vot lets out the Boats?
Scenes in London, No. 33

Pray Sir are you the Gentleman vot lets out the Boats?

$15

Is this here Ring gold, Sir? cos I've jest found it!
Scenes in London, No. 34

Is this here Ring gold, Sir?
cos I've jest found it!


$15

Lor Mister Spregs who'd have thought of seeing you here!
Scenes in London, No. 35

Lor Mister Spregs who'd have thought of seeing you here! we have been to Ashley's theatre

I hope you was entertained mum.

Oh yes, but I like's the 'orses best!!!

$15

What you'r going it again young Gentleman!
Scenes in London, No. 36

What you'r going it again young Gentleman! now if I catches you a-stoppin out all Night again, I'm blowed if ever you cut up another Cheese in my Shop. & that's coming to the pint.

$15

Ah! Sally I never look at that Picture but it puts me in mind of my poor dear Wife! that's dead & gone.
Scenes in London, No. 37

Ah! Sally I never look at that Picture but it puts me in mind of my poor dear Wife! that's dead & gone.

$15

There's a pretty fellow! strike a Woman! you call yourself a Man don't you?
Scenes in London, No. 38

There's a pretty fellow! strike a Woman! you call yourself a Man don't you?



Give us a penorth o Bakke Missus
Scenes in London, No. 41

Give us a penorth o Bakke Missus.

$10

What are you going to have a drop of?
Scenes in London, No. 42

What are you going to have a drop of?

Vy I thinks I'll have a glass of Vine!

Will yer? then let's have a Couple o'Glasses of—a Red, young one!
[last line faint, hard to make out]

$15

You'd better go by the rig'lar Cutch! vy ve bever Stops in the Dilly a minute!
Scenes in London, No. 44

You'd better go by the rig'lar Cutch! vy ve bever Stops in the Dilly a minute!

$15

I say Old Boy lend us a Sovereign will ye? I'm rather short to Night, I'll give it you again.
Scenes in London, No. 45

I say Old Boy lend us a Sovereign will ye? I'm rather short to Night, I'll give it you again.

$15

I beg pardon Sir but ant your back very cold?
Scenes in London, No. 46

I beg pardon Sir but ant your back very cold?

Cold—! no—why?

Because all your Shirt is up round your Neck like!

$15

How dare you knock at my door eh?
Scenes in London, No. 47

How dare you knock at my door eh?

please Sir I couldn't help it



Your Honour's Boots.
Scenes in London
(no number)

Your Honour's Boots.


$15

The Post boy yr. Honour
Scenes in London
(no number)

The Post boy yr. Honour.


$15

Vot! have you von all they? Vy blow your luck!!
Scenes in London
(no number)

Vot! have you von all they?
Vy blow your luck!!


$10

Who's that Puppy staring at? Lor my dear how should I know.
Scenes in London
{no number, possibly frontispiece?}

Who's that Puppy staring at? Lor my dear how should I know.

$5
(uncoloured, age toned)

 

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