The Fortunate Complaint. La Plainte Heureuse.
A Paris chez Bance, Rue St. Denis, No. 175, apres celle aux Ours [n.d., c.1810].
Colour-printed stipple. 345 x 400mm. 13½ x 15¾". Crease through plate lower right. Spotting, mainly to edges.
Cupid watches behind some foliage as Delia approaches the resting Strephon. Illustrates the poem 'The Fortunate Complaint' by John Pomfret (1667 - 1702). With four lines of verse from the poem in English and French below each corresponding title. Published in Paris.
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