“Champions of Christendom” dry point etching by Frank Paton (English, 1856-1909)
An artist proof dry point etching titled “Champions of Christendom” dry point etching dogs titled “YE SEVEN CHAMPIONS OF CHRISTENDOM WISH YOU A RIGHT MERRIE CHRISTMAS”
by Frank Paton (English, 1856-1909). With a vignette of various humorous sketches of interests in the border. Signed in pencil bottom left “Frank Paton”. Published 1880’s by E. E. Leggatt, London.
An example exists in the collection of the British Museum following E. E. Leggatt 1919 donation of a full set of the Christmas series to the museum